Conference Organizing Team
AAAL 2020, Denver
Dr. Kendall A. King, University of Minnesota
Academic Advisors for Program Line-up and Content
Dr. Sofia Chaparro, University of Colorado, Denver
Dr. Andrea Revesz, University College London
Dr. Lyn Wright, University of Memphis
Dr. Manka Varghese, University of Washington
Strand / Reviewer Coordinator
Mengying Lui, PhD student, University of Minnesota
Confex Review Coordinator
Derek Reagan, PhD student, Georgetown University
Roundtable and Poster Scheduler
Cory Mathieu, PhD student, University of Minnesota
Conference Planning Team
Margaret Buchanan’s (University of Minnesota Doctoral Student) research explores communicative strategies, experiences and practices in high-stakes contexts, in particular those between Latinx and law enforcement.
Saem Heo’s (University of Minnesota Doctoral Student) work focuses on second language learning and teaching among bilingual/multilingual refugee-background students.
Lauren Truman's (University of Minnesota Doctoral Student) research examines language use in a secondary Spanish immersion math class and explores possible factors affecting student language choices, including student identity investment, the learning environment, and teacher language use.