Selected Professional Activities
"Prosodic Domains in Wolof Vowel Harmony." Department of Linguistics Colloquium, University of Maryland College Park. October 20, 1988.
"Interdisciplinary Curricular Innovations in Foreign Language and International Studies." (with E. Larkey). Goucher College. November 26, 1990.
"Le français au Sénégal." Department of French and Italian Colloquium, University of Maryland College Park. October 18, 1991.
"Une nouvelle place pour le français au Sénégal." Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, George Mason University. November 6, 1991.
"Language Policy and Education in Francophone Africa." Foreign Service Institute, U.S. Department of State. March 1993, September 1994.
"Language and Educational System in Senegal." Montgomery County Public Schools and National Endowment for the Humanities Seminar. Rockville, MD. March 19, 1994.
"Le conte africain dans la classe d'immersion française." NEH Training Seminar for Teachers of French, University of Maryland College Park. June 26-July 2, 1996.
"African Language Research and Teaching: Issues and Perspectives." African Language Project Conference. University of Maryland Eastern Shore. November 6-8, 1992.
"African Language Instruction in the United States: Old Challenges, New Ideas." First International Conference on African Language Studies in Transition. University of Maryland Eastern Shore. September 28-30, 1995.
Consultant in Linguistics for the UNESCO Seminar on the Teaching of Wolof. Bureau Regional pour l'Education en Afrique, Dakar. November 2-6, 1981.
Consultant for the American University, Mid-Atlantic Equity Center, Washington, D.C., on Intercultural and Cross-Cultural Communication in the Classroom. May 3, 1991.
Consultant for Ay Baati Wolof, A Wolof Dictionary. by P. Munro and D. Gaye. UCLA Occasional Papers in Linguistics, no. 9. 1991.
Summer 1979 Conducted a linguistic survey on Pronouns in Wolof and
Other Professional Activities
Associate Editor, and Manuscript Reviewer, Studies in African Linguistics.