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Article: Corpus-informed instruction of reporting verbs

Crow team members publish “Examining the Effectiveness of Corpus-Informed Instruction of Reporting Verbs in L2 First-Year College Writing” in L2 Journal 10.3.

2018 Teaching and Language Corpora (TaLC) conference workshop

Researchers from the Crow team have returned to the 2018 Teaching and Language Corpora (TaLC) conference in Cambridge, England, to update the TaLC community on the progress we’ve made since our last appearance. Team members (Ola Swatek, Hadi Banat, and

Friday Tech Talk on Word And Phrase

On February 23, 2018, members of the University of Arizona Corpus Lab, Dr. Shelley Staples and Adriana Picoral, held a Friday Tech Talk demonstrating the Word And Phrase application.   The focus of these weekly talks, which are organized by the

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Crow Workshop: Integrating AntConc into Teacher Curriculum

By Kelly Marshall and the AZ Crow Team On February 17, 2018, the University of Arizona Corpus Lab hosted an introductory workshop on how to use AntConc at the 17th Annual SLAT Interdisciplinary Roundtable. The workshop was lead by Adriana

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Citation Study Update

Crow researchers have been updating their research by comparing citations in research papers and literature reviews, investigating citation integration, the use of quotations, and citation counts. Our findings will be presented at the AAAL conference in Chicago on March 27, 2018.

Spotlighting Crow Undergrad Interns

The Crow team is composed of a variety of different scholars at many different levels of academia from many different fields.  Crow includes various professors of writing, ESL, EAL, SLAT, and many other areas of English and language.  On top

Arizona AntConc Workshop 2017

On November 10th, 2017, the University of Arizona Corpus Lab held its AntConc Workshop.  AntConc is an application that allows users to view useful information about a text such as the word frequency, placement of search term in the text,

Symposium CFP published!

Today we hit a pretty significant milestone for the Crow project: we’ve published the CFP for our symposium, October 4–6, 2018. We’re thrilled to be able to host an event focusing on the type of work we want to support

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Arizona Summit 2017

The Crow team recently held a research summit at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Faculty and students from Purdue and South Carolina gathered for two days, with Crow researchers joining from West Lafayette and Michigan as well. In this

Crow at Corpus Linguistics 2017

From Crow team member Wendy Jie Gao: In July, Crow researchers gave a poster presentation at the Corpus Linguistics (CL 2017) in Birmingham, England. The poster introduced our citation project initiated in the summer of 2016–”Variability in Citation Practices of

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