English Teaching & Learning Celebrating its 40th Birthday
Founded in 1976, English Teaching & Learning is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2016. Editors of this journal held a seminar of ETL 40-year publication on the 23rd of April to look back to the past and welcome the next endeavor. Nearly 100 participants came to this event, such as graduate students, publishers, and scholars interested in this journal.
English Department invited Professor Andy Gao from The University of Hong Kong as the guest speaker. Professor Gao is one of the chief editors of an internationally known journal System. He shared lots of invaluable experience of editing an international journal. In the seminar, there are some clips about the interview of previous chief editors. Through watching these clips, the audience can know more stories about English Teaching & Learning.
Speakers are of various professions, that is, editors, article contributors, text editors, and article examiners. They all contribute to the publishing of the journal. In the last part of the seminar, retired Professor Shih Yu-Hwei, Vincent Wu-chang, General Manager Yang from Crane Publishing Co., Ltd and the editors of English Teaching & Learning cut the cake together to celebrate the 40th birthday of this journal, wishing it for another 40 years to come.