Karin E. Larson
Karin Larson is the Coordinator
of the Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA) and
is responsible for the overall administration of grants and program activities,
including program coordination logistics, budgeting, publicity, and reporting.
She has an M.Ed. in Adult Education and an M.A. in International Development
Education from the University of Minnesota. She has over twenty years of
experience in educational program administration and her past positions
include: Coordinator of the Language Project, a volunteer-based English
as a Second Language program for South East Asian refugees, Sponsorship
Coordinator for Lutheran Social Services Refugee Resettlement program based
in the Twin Cities, Director of Non-Credit Continuing Education Programs
for Minneapolis Community College, and Program Coordinator for the International
Study and Travel Center at the University of Minnesota.