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Mr Blake Carpenter

[Mr Blake Carpenter]

Other Faculty, Modern Languages
Last Updated: February 28, 2020
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Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
My interests include French grammar, pedagogy, computer translation,and working with students to help them achieve their goals in obtaining a degree from UT Arlington.

Biography

Biography

My name is Blake Carpenter and I am originally from North Carolina. This fall, I begin my thirty-third year as an instructor. I have been at UT Arlington for 21 years and teach classes in Computer Assisted Translation (CAT) Tools for the Department of Modern Languages.. Before moving to the Metroplex, I taught French for 8 years in the North Carolina Public School system at the high school level. I have also taught at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and at the Université de Nice in France. My junior year was spent studying at the Université de Montpellier in southern France. I earned a Master of Divinity Degree with Biblical Languages from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in May, 2001. Currently, I am employed as the Manager of Student Data Services for University Analytics

Education

Education

    • 2001 MA in Theology and Biblical Languages
      Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Ft. Worth, TX, 2001
    • 1984 BA in French Language and Literature
      Davidson College , Davidson, NC, 1984

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2018 Certified Trainer, Memsource

Appointments

Appointments

    • July 2015 to Present Manager, Student Data Services
      University Analytics,
    • Sept 1997 to Present Lecturer
      Modern Languages,
      Lecturer in French, and Localization and Translation
    • July 2013 to June 2015 Manager, Partnerships
      Center for Distance Education ,
    • May 2012 to June 2013 Coordinator, Special Programs III
      Center for Distance Education,
    • May 2011 to Apr 2012 Academic Advisor
      University Studies,
    • July 2006 to Apr 2011 Academic Advisor
      Modern Languages,

Memberships

    • Sept 2016 to Present Globalization and Localization Association
      The Globalization and Localization Association (GALA) is a global, non-profit trade association for the language industry. As a membership organization, we support our member companies and the language sector by building professional communities, sharing knowledge, and advancing best practices in the globalization sector.

Awards and Honors

    • Aug  2013 Phi Kappa Phi Recognized Professor sponsored by Phi Kappa Phi
    • Feb  2010 Outstanding Academic Advisor - Undergraduate sponsored by UTAAA
    • Feb  2009 Honorable Mention Academic Advisor of the Year sponsored by UTAAA
    • Feb  2009 Nominated, Provost Award for Teaching Excellence sponsored by Office of the Provost
    • May  1998 Lecturer of the Year sponsored by Modern Languages

Publications

      2018
      • Journal Article
        UT Arlington's GILT Program Shifts Focus to Neural MT, More
        [Carpenter, Blake].

Presentations

    • May  2016
      Carpenter, Blake (Presenter), "Globalization, Internationalization, Localization, and Translation (GILT) Program", LOC World, Montreal, Canada. (May , 2016).
    • November  2015
      Carpenter, Blake (Presenter), "Getting and Keeping All Your Ducks in a Row", State Authorization Network (SAN). (November 1, 2015).

Courses

      • ARAB 3311-001 ARABIC LOCALIZATION & TRANS II
        (Course Id: 111845)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 4335-001 BUSINESS GERMAN
        (Course Id: 104763)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 4335-001 BUSINESS KOREAN
        (Course Id: 113068)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 4335-001 BUSINESS RUSSIAN
        (Course Id: 104868)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CHIN 3311-001 CHIN LOCALIZATION & TRANS II
        (Course Id: 111847)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ARAB 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • CHIN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 113310)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 113330)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 113311)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 113312)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 113313)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • SPAN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112521)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 3311-001 KOREAN LOCALIZATION & TRAN II
        (Course Id: 111856)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3321-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 111302)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 3311-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 110379)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 3311-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 104848)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • SPAN 3321-001 SPAN LOCALIZATION & TRANS II
        (Course Id: 113000)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ARAB 3310-001
        Fall - 2019
      • FREN 3320-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION I
        (Course Id: 111301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • ARAB 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • CHIN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • SPAN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112521)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3321-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 111302)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3320-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION I
        (Course Id: 111301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ARAB 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • CHIN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • FREN 3321-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 111302)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MAVS 1000-006 First Year Experience
        (Course Id: 112266)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • ARAB 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • RUSS 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • SPAN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112521)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • CHIN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • FREN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • PORT 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAVS 1000-023 First Year Experience
        (Course Id: 112266)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • ARAB 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • FREN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • GERM 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • KORE 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • RUSS 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112502)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • SPAN 3345-001 INTRO TO COMPUTER-ASSISTED TRA
        (Course Id: 112521)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MODL 5301-001 GRAD READINGS
        (Course Id: 104604)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2015
      • FREN 4335-001 BUSINESS FRENCH
        (Course Id: 104675)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • FREN 3321-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION II
        (Course Id: 111302)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAVS 1000-041 First Year Experience
        (Course Id: 112266)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • FREN 4335-001 BUSINESS FRENCH
        (Course Id: 104675)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • FREN 3320-001 LOCALIZATION & TRANSLATION I
        (Course Id: 111301)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • FREN 2391-001 INDEPENDENT ST
        (Course Id: 104649)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • FREN 2313-022 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
        (Course Id: 104646)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • FREN 2314-022 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II
        (Course Id: 104647)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2013
      • FREN 4335-001 BUSINESS FRENCH
        (Course Id: 104675)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • FREN 3304-001 GRAMMAR AND COMPOSITION
        (Course Id: 104651)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • FREN 4335-001 BUSINESS FRENCH
        (Course Id: 104675)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012
      • UNIV 1302-003 COLLEGE LEARNING
        (Course Id: 101211)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • FREN 2313-022 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
        (Course Id: 104646)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • FREN 2314-022 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II
        (Course Id: 104647)
        Summer - Five Week - First - 2011
      • FREN 4335-001 BUSINESS FRENCH
        (Course Id: 104675)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2011
      • FREN 2313-032 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH I
        (Course Id: 104646)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • FREN 2314-032 INTERMEDIATE FRENCH II
        (Course Id: 104647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2010
      • FREN 1442-001 BEGINNING FRENCH II
        (Course Id: 104644)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2009