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TIRF DDG recipients

Recipients and Findings

The Language Testing Research Colloquium (LTRC) was held online this year from June 14 to 17, and as has been the custom for several years, TIRF was represented there. At the awards ceremony, plaques were given to seven TIRF Doctoral Dissertation Grant (DDG) recipients – five 2019 TIRF DDG recipients and two 2020 awardees. (Since last year’s LTRC event was cancelled due to the pandemic, recognizing the 2019 grantees was not possible.)

TIRF’s 2018 DDG Awardees

Over the last seventeen years, TIRF has been supporting junior researchers and their work via its Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) program. During this period of time, TIRF has made DDG awards to 130 individuals from many As of August 2018, the DDG program has resulted in 130 grantees from many

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TIRF’s Mid-year Appeal: The Dust Begins to Settle

Monterey, California, USA – Greetings, faithful readers! Your intrepid intern reporter, Wyatt Boykin here. This month’s dispatch comes to you even as the dust of the battlefield has not yet fully settled, nor has the fog of war completely lifted. It has truly been a contest for the ages – Kathi

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TIRF Trustees to Hold Meeting in Washington, DC

Editor’s note: Please note that TIRF Trustees cover their own transportation and lodging expenses related to attending meetings held by the Foundation. TIRF’s Board of Trustees will be gathering in Washington, DC next month for its fall meeting. With its 20th anniversary approaching next year, there are a number of

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Chair’s Report, By Kathi Bailey – TIRF as a Nexus

Here it is, the end of August, and Ryan is urging me to draft my Chair’s Report for this month’s issue of TIRF Today. I was completely lacking in ideas until I read another email from Ryan, reminding me about the theme of the 2019 TESOL Convention, which will be

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