We are very grateful for support from our faculty, staff, alumni and friends, and from the community at large. Your generosity makes it possible for us to expand on our department’s activities in important ways: for example, sponsoring visiting lectures; supporting student conference travel and research; recruiting outstanding new students and faculty; and honoring our graduates with awards for their achievements. Donations help us to deal with our current needs and plan for the future. Thank you! You can donate online by clicking here and setting the drop-down designation box to "Applied Linguistics & ESL." You can also donate by mail: fill out this form and check the designation box marked "other," filling in "Applied Linguistics & ESL." This will support our general department fund, where your contributions will go towards funding our highest needs areas. If you would like to discuss a more specifically targeted gift, or if you have any other ideas about how to help support the Department of Applied Linguistics & ESL, please contact Department Chair Sara Weigle (firstname.lastname@example.org, 404-413-5192) or the College of Arts & Sciences' Director of Development, Hope Carter (email@example.com, 404-413-5739).