Sunday, September 28, 2008

Language Tea Times at The Sigur Center

The Sigur Center Presents:
Language Tea Times!

October 2
October 23
November 13

When: 12:30 – 2:00 PM on Thursdays
Where: The Sigur Center for Asian Studies, 1957 E St, NW
Suite 503, the Chung-wen Shih Conference Room

These events are open to anyone who is interested in Japan, Korea, or China and/or wants to practice their language skills. Bring your lunch and practice your language skills with others, drink tea, learn about the culture, and talk about anything you want! Meet others who study these languages as well as native speakers! Light refreshments will be provided (including tea, of course!).

Please RSVP to with your language and level.

Monday, September 15, 2008

Chinese Tutor at Language Center Available Now

Now you may have more assistance to enhance Chinese learning on campus! Chinese Tutor at Language Center is available now!

It is effective starting Monday, September 15th. They have a very large student staff this semester. This means lots of opportunities for you to come in for tutoring. Come visit the tutors who are nice and friendly. It's free and they can come any time a tutor is on the schedule. NO APPOINTMENTS ARE NEEDED.

Find the schedule here:
fall 2008 student schedule1.pdf

Sunday, September 14, 2008

Coffee Hour Available Now

Tuesday (9/16) is the first Mt. Vernon Coffee Hour of this semester. Representatives for each language (for Chinese, Geng1Yun2 Wei4 Laoshi; 魏耕耘老师) will be there for conversation practice with students. Eckles Library2-3pm (Hebrew 2:30-3:30) Refreshments will be served.

There will be also coffee hour at 2:00-3:00 p.m. on 10/14, 11/11, and 12/9.

Take this chance to have more practice in Chinese! See you there!