On Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 the Crow team swooped into beautiful Flagstaff to attend the AZTESOL 2019 conference. Presenting on the topic “Bridging L2 Writing and Academic Vocabulary Through Corpus-based Activities”, Dr. Shelley Staples first introduced the Crow project, followed …
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Crow team members Hadi Banat and Bradley Dilger traveled to Baltimore, MD for CWPA 2019, sharing the Crow system in an interactive workshop.
Reflecting on our trip to East Lansing for Computers & Writing 2019: two panels and more.
Hadi Banat & Bradley Dilger are sharing the Crow interface at
CWPA 2019: Session D: Fri 7/26, 2:00p, Essex A. Fill out our feedback form to get a $25 gift card.
We’ll be hosting a mini-workshop at Computers & Writing 2019, session G.13 (Riverside, 2:00 to 3:15p, Sat 6/22). Come try out the Crow system!
Crowbirds presented two projects at the 14th American Association for Corpus Linguistics (AACL): “Annotating learner data for lexico-grammatical patterns: A comparison of software tools” and “Lexico-grammatical Patterns in First Year Writing across L1 Backgrounds,” Our first presentation compared the uses and performance of Biber tagger, MALT parser, and Stanford parser. Our second presentation analyzed the linguistic features of L1 writers compared to L2 writers.
Crow researchers presented half-day workshop titled “Exploring variation and intertextuality in L2 undergraduate writing in English: Using the Corpus and Repository of Writing online platform for research and teaching.” at the 2018 Teaching and Language Corpora (TaLC) conference in Cambridge, England.
Crow researchers Wendy Jie Gao, Lindsey Macdonald, Zhaozhe Wang, Adriana Picoral and Dr. Shelley Staples presented “Citation practices of L2 writers in first-year writing courses: form, function, and connection with pedagogical materials” at AAAL 2018 in Chicago, IL.
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 …
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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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