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Eugene Lylak

Professor

Department of Liberal Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

585-475-6331
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Eugene Lylak

Professor

Department of Liberal Studies
National Technical Institute for the Deaf

Bio

Eugene Lylak is an English Professor at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf at the Rochester Institute of Technology. He has taught English as a Foreign Language in Greece, Spain, Holland, Slovenia and Ukraine. He has edited books on art, culture/politics, and biography, and has published fiction, poetry, and non-fiction on various topics in English and Ukrainian. His research focuses on curriculum materials development and English language vocabulary acquisition and he serves as the RIT Faculty Advisor for the RIT Bowling Club -> http://www.ritbowling.com/home

 

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Published Game, Application or Software
Lylak, Eugene and NTID/TIS Software Development. English Vocabulary Practice for Written Communication. Software. NTID TIS. 2020.
Lylak, Eugene. English Vocabulary Practice - Word Roots. Software. NTID TIS. 2020.
Published Conference Proceedings
Lylak, Eugene. "Efficacy of Web-Based Vocabulary Instruction for Deaf College Students." Proceedings of the American Educational Research Association (AERA). Ed. Eugene Lylak. San Francisco, CA: n.p., 2013. Web.
External Scholarly Fellowships/National Review Committee
11/15/2011 - 11/25/2011
     The Legislative Fellows Program of U.S. Department of State and the American Councils for International Education
     Amount: $5,000
Invited Keynote/Presentation
Lylak, Eugene. "English Vocabulary Gains Using Web-Based Training Technology." The 10th Annual Hawaii International Conference on Education. University of Hawaii. Honolulu, HI. 5 Jan. 2012. Lecture.
Lylak, Eugene. "English Vocabulary Gains Using Web-Based Training Technology." The Hawaii International Conference on Education. California State University (East Bay), Pepperdine University, and University of Louisville. Honolulu, HA. 31 Jan. 2012. Conference Presentation.
Lylak, E., D. Martins, and S. Van Horn. "Global Context, Content, and Citizenship in the University Curriculum." RIT Faculty Institute on Teaching and Learning Annual Conference. RIT Teaching & Learning Services. Rochester, NY. 1 May 2012. Conference Presentation.
Formal Presentation
Lylak, Eugene. “Structure, Intensity, High Expectations: An Answer for Post-Secondary Students’ Struggles with English Literacy.” 21st International Congress on the Education of the Deaf. Vancouver, B.C., Canada. 18-22 July 2010. Presentation.