APTLII staff are proud to announce that 2017 APTLII Arabic instructor May George, professor of Arabic at Smith College, was awarded the Dora Johnson Award through the QFL Qatar Foundation!
She also received an Andrew Mellon Foundation Award alongside a group of teachers through Five Colleges at MA for developing a blended learning videos for second year Arabic Grammar.
Finally, she received a Technology Training Award through Five Colleges at Smith College. May has seen the number of students accepted into Arabic courses increase from 14 to 31 during her tenure.
Her dedication to improving language learning for years to come is inspiring, and we cannot wait to see what she’ll do next.