English Language Instruction (ELI) Explorers

The presentations by ELI explorers underline the university’s commitment to teach research skills and ignite a passion for research the minute a student steps into campus. The presentations are prepared in the pre-credit courses of the Department of English Language Instruction.


  • All students enrolled in the pre-credit English Language Instruction courses.

Assessment Criteria

Presentations should have:

  • A narrow topic with a research question
  • Accurately defines concepts and terms
  • Adequately integrates sources in a meaningful argument
  • Cites all sources employed

Application Process

Deadline for Submissions

  • March 10, 2018

Proposal Evaluation

  • Applications will be evaluated by the ELI explorers evaluation committee.