UHM Department of Second Language Studies

Second Language Studies (SLS) is an interdisciplinary field that addresses the learning, teaching, analysis, and use of second (or multiple) languages. Learn more


Dr. Grüter and 10 SLS graduate students publish paper in SSLA based on Fall 2021 seminar project

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Title: Language proficiency modulates listeners’ selective attention to a talker’s mouth: a conceptual replication of Birulés et al. (2020) Authors: Theres Grüter,…

Ph.D. student Daniel Holden Receive CALL Uehiro Dissertation Fellowship

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December of 2022, PhD candidate Daniel Holden received the CALL Uehiro Dissertation Fellowship. His dissertation research seeks to identify second language program…

Student Publications: January 2023

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Title: Attitudes Toward Saudi English: Decentering the Inner-Circle Abstract: This article reports on the first study to investigate Saudis’ attitudes toward Saudi…