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Intercultural Communication Center Fall 2014 Schedule
The following services are offered for continuing students during the academic year and on a limited basis during summer session one.

Students who have completed a check-in and are on the ICC mailing list will get weekly notices about all seminars, as well as announcements about workshops that are appropriate for each student (generally based on TOEFL speaking or ITA test scores). Additional sections of workshops/seminars (and possibly new seminars) will be added continuously throughout the semester to meet student needs. The website will be periodically updated to reflect changes.

Registration is required for all workshops and seminars. To register, respond to the email notices from eslhelp @ andrew.cmu.edu, call the ICC at x8-4979, send email to eslhelp @ andrew.cmu.edu, or visit our office in Warner Hall 308.

The following link provides guidelines to help students better understand what is expected of participants in ICC workshops and seminars.
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> Seminars 
 
> Individual Work 
 
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Warner Hall 308
Pittsburgh PA 15213-3890
Phone: (412) 268-4979
email: eslhelp@andrew.cmu.edu

  Credit Mini-Course

Meets in Cyert Hall A55
(3 units; pass/fail)

 99-452 - Language and Culture for Teaching 
September 2 - October 16
Tuesday & Thursday, 10:30am - 11:50am

  Workshops

Workshops meet in Cyert Hall A55 or A50
(TBA = To Be Announced)

 Advanced Fluency Challenges 
Section A: September 2 - October 2
Tuesday & Thursday, 3:00pm - 4:20pm
Section B: September 8 - October 8
Monday & Wednesday, 1:30pm - 2:50pm
Section C: October 20 - November 19
Monday & Wednesday, 3:00pm - 4:20pm

 Advanced Grammar Monitoring 
October 28 - November 13
Tuesday & Thursday, 10:30am - 11:50am

 Focus on: Pronunciation 
October 20 - November 17
Monday, 1:30pm - 2:50pm

 Presentation Basics 
Section A: September 2 - October 2
Tuesday & Thursday, 1:30pm - 2:50pm
Section B: September 8 - October 8
Monday & Wednesday, 4:30pm - 5:50pm
Section C: October 21 - November 20
Tuesday & Thursday, 3:00pm - 4:20pm

  Public Speaking Practicum 
October 27 - November 5
Monday & Wednesday, 5:00pm - 6:20pm

  Speaking & Listening 
September 16 - October 9
Tuesday & Thursday, 4:30pm - 5:50pm

  Seminars

Seminars meet in Cyert Hall A55 or A50
(TBA = To Be Announced)

 Becoming a Better Language Learner 
September 5
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Communicating Data Effectively 
Section A: September 8
Monday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Section B: October 1
Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Additional sections TBA

 Crafting a Professional Identity: Biostatements 
October 13
Monday, 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 Drama Techniques for Academic Presentations: Developing Non-verbal Communication 
October 3
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Drama Techniques for Academic Presentations: Improving Spoken Delivery 
September 26
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Elevator Talk 
September 26
Friday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional Sections TBA

 Email for Academic Purposes 
Section A: August 28
Thursday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Section B: September 17
Wednesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Section C: October 4
Saturday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Focused Listening 
September 19
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Hallway Talk 
September 19
Friday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional Sections TBA

 ITA Test Overview 
August 18
Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Job Interviewing Skills 
TBA

 Paraphrasing Properly & Avoiding Plagiarism 
September 5
Friday, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Additional sections TBA

 Participating in Classes 
Section A: September 12
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Section B: September 22
Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Preparing for Oral Qualifiers and Defenses 
October 1
Wednesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Principles of Academic Writing 
August 25
Monday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Pronunciation for Effective Presentations 
TBA

 Research Talk 
October 3
Friday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Revising for Clarity 
Section A: September 24
Wednesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Section B: October 7
Tuesday, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Section C: October 8
Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Additional sections TBA

 Small Talk 
October 10
Friday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Three Keys for Better Presentations 
Section A: August 25
Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Section B: August 27
Wednesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Section C: September 3
Wednesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Section D: September 18
Thursday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Section E: October 4
Saturday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Additional sections TBA

 Writing Academic Summaries 
September 17
Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Additional sections TBA

 Writing Successful Critiques  
September 24
Wednesday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Additional sections TBA

  Individual Work

 Self-Paced Work 
Materials can be borrowed from ICC