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Intercultural Communication Center Summer 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 308 Warner Hall.

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

  Workshops

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

 Advanced Fluency Challenges 
Section A: May 20 - June 4
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10:30am - 11:50am

 Focus on: Pronunciation 
May 23 - June 20
Friday, 1:30pm - 2:50pm

 Presentation Basics 
May 27 - June 17
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, 1:30pm - 2:50pm

  Public Speaking Practicum 
TBA

  Seminars

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

 Becoming a Better Language Learner 
TBA

 Building Fluency for Office Hours 
TBA

 Communicating Data Effectively 
June 13
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Drama Techniques for Academic Presentations: Developing Non-verbal Communication 
Section A: June 4
Wednesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Section B: June 19
Thursday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Drama Techniques for Academic Presentations: Improving Spoken Delivery 
Section A: June 2
Monday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Section B: June 17
Tuesday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Elevator Talk 
June 2
Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Email for Academic Purposes 
May 20
Tuesday, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

 Exploring Pittsburgh 
June 10
Tuesday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Focused Listening 
Section A: May 21
Wednesday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Section B: June 24
Tuesday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Hallway Talk 
June 5
Thursday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 ITA Test Overview 
TBA

 Job Interviewing Skills 
TBA

 Paraphrasing Properly & Avoiding Plagiarism 
Section A: May 27
Tuesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Section B: June 18
Wednesday, 10:00am - 12:00pm

 Participating in Classes 
May 19
Monday, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

 Preparing for Oral Qualifiers and Defenses 
TBA

 Principles of Academic Writing 
May 29
Thursday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Pronunciation for Effective Presentations 
TBA

 Research Talk 
June 11
Wednesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Revising for Clarity 
Section A: May 22
Thursday, 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Section B: June 25
Thursday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Small Talk 
June 9
Monday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Three Keys for Successful Presentations 
Section A: June 6
Friday, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Section B: June 25
Wednesday, 1:00pm - 3:00pm

 Writing Academic Summaries 
June 3
Tuesday, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

 Writing Successful Critiques  
TBA

  Individual Work

 Self-Paced Work 
Materials can be borrowed from ICC