Philomena A. Meechan

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Philomena Meechan

Instructional Learning Lead

Office Location(s): 1195 North Quad
Phone: 734.763.5002
Fax: 734.764.3521

  • About

    Philomena has been at the University of Michigan for the past 14 years, nine of which have been in the Language Resource Center. She has her Masters degree in Spanish Linguistics from UofM and has acquired an extraordinary amount of experience with computer-assisted language learning and teaching with technology. Philomena has been a central team-member on numerous projects. These projects include: Chinese listening comprehension exercises using Problem Set Framework; German history texts and exercises using Storyspace; a French multimedia reader with reading strategies using Problem Set Framework and Annotext; Language and Discrimination texts using Voyager Expanded Book Toolkit; and Lazarillo, a multimedia application for a 16th century Spanish novella, using SuperCard. She is currently involved in projects for Arabic, ESL, French, German, Hindi, Portuguese, Spanish, and Tagalog. Her areas of professional interest are Spanish linguistics, materials development, and foreign language instructional technology.