In the recent Queen's Birthday Honours, Professor Alison Phipps was awarded an OBE for services to Education, and Intercultural and Interreligious Relations. This is a magnificent honour and well deserved recognition for Alison's impressive achievements in these areas. She has demonstrated a huge personal and professional...

Dear IALIC Members, Please find here the call for papers for the 11th International Conference of the International Association of Languages and Intercultural Communication to be held at Durham University, Durham, UK, from 30th November to 2 December, 2012. Abstracts are due on 15th June, with...

Dear IALIC Members, I am emailing you about our newly-funded AHRC project "Researching Multilingually" to invite you to participate in our network and submit an abstract to one of our seminars. See attached flyer with further details. The purpose of this one-year project is to develop insights into how...

Learning through Sharing: Open Resources, Open Practices, Open Communication Open Educational Resources (OER) are defined as “materials used to support education that may be freely accessed, reused, modified and shared by anyone” (Downes, 2011). Open Educational Practices (OEP) are practices which “support the production, use and...