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Modern Languages PhD student wins CALICO Outstanding Graduate Student Award

CALICOModern Languages PhD student and lecturer at Umm AlQura University in Saudi Arabia, Sahar Alzahrani, received the CALICO Outstanding Graduate Student Award at this year’s Computer Assisted Language Instruction Consortium (CALICO) Conference, which took place from 10-14 May 2016 at Michigan State University in the US. This award is presented annually at the conference in recognition of academic and research achievements in the area of CALL (Computer Assisted Language Learning).

Sahar is now near completion of her PhD and is researching the effectiveness of students’ use of technology in the development of language learner autonomy. Congratulations to Sahar for this great achievement!

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