Events

English Language Discussion Circles

English Language Discussion Circles

4/23/2018 - 12:40 pm
Pappajohn Business Building, Room S126
The Frank Center's ELDC serves as an open forum to improve language and conversation skills, build relationships, and learn about different cultures. We have a different topic each week and a different theme for each day—you can always count on something new and fun at the ELDC!
Breast Cancer Meanings: Journeys across Asia

Breast Cancer Meanings: Journeys across Asia

4/23/2018 - 3:30 pm
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
University of Iowa Anthropology Seminar Monday, April 23, 2018, 3:30 – 5:00 pm / UCC1117 (International Programs Commons) Panelists include: Mikael Hartman Senior consultant in division of general surgery (breast surgery) at National University Hospital and head of Breast Cancer Prevention Program of the School of Public Health, National University of Singapore Wong Mee Lian...
BGC: Academic ESL: Facilitating Student Success

BGC: Academic ESL: Facilitating Student Success

4/24/2018 - 9:30 am
University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)
Through courses designed not only to improve international students’ language proficiency, but also their understanding of US culture and the US classroom, ESL Programs supports student success.  This session will discuss English as a Second Language (ESL) at the University. The presenters will describe how ESL eases the academic transition from a student’s home country to the US.  Focus will be on the undergraduate population that ESL serves with explanation of the on-...