Language Learning Center

William Christensen

Language Learning Center Director

Areas of expertise
Spanish 16th- and 17th-century narrative; Cervantes' Don Quijote; instructional technology

Education

Ph. D., The University of Texas at Austin 1997
MA, The University of Texas at Austin 1992
BA, University of North Texas 1980

Positions

Asst., Assoc. Prof. Spanish
Southwestern University
June 01, 2000 - present

Director, Language Learning Center
Southwestern University
January 01, 2000 - present

Seminars & Presentations

"Web-based Oral Assessment with ActionScript and Flash Media Server." Workshop conducted at the Computer Assisted Language Consortium (CALICO) annual conference at the University of San Francisco, San Francisco. (March 2008)


"Implementing Online Testing in Language Courses." Paper delivered at the annual conference of the South Central Association for Language Learning Technology at Lone Star College, Houston. (February 2007)


"Who Needs Language Labs?" Panel discussion organized for the annual conference of the South Central Association for Language Learning Technology at Collin County Community College, Dallas. (February 2006)


"Building a Configurable Media Loader with Flash Pro 2004." Workshop conducted at FLEAT5, the Foreign Language Education and Technology conferences at Brigham Young University, Provo. (August 2005)


"Creating Dynamically Generated Interfaces Using the Flash XML Object." Workshop conducted at the annual conference of the International Association for Language Learning Technology at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. (June 2003)