Boğaziçi University Linguistics MA Program

This is Ege Baran Dalmaz, a graduate of the department of Foreign Language Education, class of 2018, at METU, who’d like to tell you about his journey (so far) in Istanbul at the Linguistics MA Program of Boğaziçi University. The tone I use within the scope of this text might be deemed dark at times,…

Being a Fulbright FLTA

Hello! My name is Meltem Ateş. I graduated from METU in 2015 and started working as an English Instructor at Başkent University Preparatory School. After working at Başkent University for 2 years, I applied for Fulbright FLTA program in 2017 and started working as a Foreign Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) at Michigan State University in…

Along the Way to Ph.D. in Language Studies

by Hilal Yıldırım Gündoğdu (hilal.yildirim@metu.edu.tr) In this text, I would like to tell you about my academic journey in linguistics which my friends who are relatively at the earlier stages of this journey can relate to their own life. I believe and hope that my experiences and way of looking at searching for and finding…

Experiences of an English teacher in Kars (video in Turkish)

Ayşenur KILIÇ graduated from Middle East Technical University in 2015 and she has been working as an English teacher for four years. Her teaching experience officially started in a small village in Kars and she worked there for two years with secondary school students. Kars is a very small city in Eastern Turkey and it’s…

Warm Greeting from Gent University, Belgium!

Hi everyone! I am an MA student at Gent University which is situated in the beautiful city of Ghent. Well, what am I studying? The program I am following is actually for those who love both English Literature and Linguistics; however who are more prone to studying Literature. In other words, for those who love…