Language Grants Showcase and PLC Awards 2024


Please join us for our annual Language Grants Showcase and PLC Awards. This year's event will feature projects from the previous SAS Language Teaching Innovation Grant Cycle as well as posters from our Fulbright FLTAs. 

Come revel in the end of the academic year, enjoy a light lunch, and celebrate our colleagues' accomplishments! 

Featured Projects:

  • An Analysis of Chinese Language Program Placement Test at Penn
    Chih-Jen "Melvin" Lee, Chinese Language Program
  • How Art and Advertising Help Shape Contemporary Italian Media
    Julia Heim, Italian Language Program
  • Implementing DEI in Chinese Heritage Language Curriculum: The Philadelphia Chinatown in Crisis
    Grace Wu, Chinese Language Program
  • Brave New Words: Contemporary Hebrew Neologisms in the 21st Century
    Joseph Benatov, Modern Hebrew Language Program
  • Visiting an Overseas Chinese Bank for Students of Business Chinese Courses
    Mien-Hwa Chiang, Chinese Language Program

Plus Poster Presentations by Fulbright Language Teaching Assistants:

  • Aziz Ghannaj, Arabic 
  • Anna Semkina, Russian
  • Deo Suasin, Filipino
  • Veronika Sumiatina, Ukrainian
  • Kaan Ture, Turkish
  • Ratchaneekorn Uamsiri, Thai
  • Citra Wardani, Indonesian