Take advantage of Nazareth College's fully-equipped Emerson Language Lab with resources for foreign languages as well as English for speakers of other languages.

The lab has 22 computers, headsets with microphones, and an assortment of interactive multimedia programs including voice-recognition and recording software. The Emerson Language Lab Director and lab assistants/tutors facilitate lab use and offer technical support.

Tutoring

Student workers who are native speakers or have studied a foreign language extensively provide one-on-one tutoring for lab users. For tutoring needs, go to the lab assistant/tutor table in GAC-421 and ask for help. See the schedule below for the most current hours.

Tutor Schedule
 

Open Lab Schedules

See open lab and class times in the alternating schedules below.

Fall 2017 Week 1 Schedule

  • August 28 - September 3
  • September 11 - 17
  • September 25 - October 1
  • October 9 - 15
  • October 23 - 29
  • November 6 - 12
  • November 20 - 21
  • December 4 - 7

Fall 2017 Week 2 Schedule

  • September 5 - 10
  • September 18 - 24
  • October 2 - 4
  • October 16 - 22
  • October 30 - November 5
  • November 13 - 19
  • November 27 - December 3

Lab Assistants/Tutors

Arabic
Chinese
English
French
German
Italian
Spanish

Lab Software

Rosetta Stone / Rosetta Stone Advantage
SANS Inc.
Quizlet
Moviemaker

Additional Spaces

Language Lounge
Seminar Room
Emerson language lab

Contact Information

Birgit Deir

Birgit Deir

Director of the Emerson Language Lab, Lecturer in German
585-389-2864
bdeir9@naz.edu
Golisano Academic Center 425
Bio

Education: A native speaker of German, she received her Master of Science in 2004 from the Rochester Institute of Technology with concentrations in programming and databases.

Professor Deir is also currently the Director of the College's Emerson Language Lab, specializing in technology and language acquisition.

Nazareth's state-of-the-art Emerson Language Lab was made possible by a generous grant from the Emerson Foundation and established in 2006.