Grad Guide Weekly Highlights
December 18, 2014
Tuesday, January 6, 1:30 - 4:30PM
English as a Second Language classes at International House offer the opportunity to increase understanding and enjoyment of life in the United States. Students are invited to attend the Information & Registration Fair to consult with a program specialist and decide which classes are best suited for them. Classes are offered in a variety of levels and needs, from speaking and listening to writing for academic purposes, and are open to students at the University, their family members, as well as members of the wider community. Classes run from January 12th – March 5th.
Thursday, January 8, 1:30 - 4:30PM
The Workshop on Teaching Portfolios is ONLY open to students who have completed the Seminar on Teaching Portfolios within the past 12 months. Workshop discussion and activity revolve around portfolios submitted by participants. Each participant will present a draft of two documents from his/her Teaching Portfolio two days before the workshop, and will receive feedback from the group. RSVP Required
Friday, January 16
Interested in creating a healthier city? Submit your ideas for improving urban health, and you could get the chance to pilot it with the Chicago Department of Public Health! Submit an idea online by January 16th, and the top five ideas will be selected for a pitch contest on February 9th! Learn more by joining the CIE Healthy Chicago Innovation Challenge Facebook page or clicking here.