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Improving Your Language Skills During Study Abroad by jhalaas

Are you considering or planning to study abroad? Attend this panel discussion with UW-Madison faculty and students.

Improving Your Language Skills During Study Abroad: A Panel Discussion with UW-Madison Faculty and Students 3:00-4:00 pm, Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Fifth Quarter Studio, Union South

A panel discussion for students on making the most of language and culture learning opportunities during study abroad. Hear from faculty, staff and students with a diverse range of study abroad expertise and experiences. Light snacks will be served!

Moderator: Dr. Dianna Murphy (Russian), Associate Director, Language Institute; Associate Director, Russian Flagship Center

Panelists:

  • Dr. Andrew Irving (French), Department of French and Italian
  • Ryan Prinz (Russian), Student currently on the Overseas Russian Flagship Program in Saint Petersburg, Russia
  • Kadie Ray (Arabic, Hebrew), Recently-returned study abroad student on the Haifa, Israel and Fez, Morocco Programs
  • Charles Webster (German), Department of German
Co-sponsored by International Academic Programs and the Language Institute, with funding from the Kemper K. Knapp Bequest. For more information or accommodations: Dianna Murphy, diannamurphy@wisc.edu, (608) 262-1575.