Carnegie Mellon University

Spring 2018 Schedule

The following services are offered for continuing students during the academic year and on a limited basis during summer.

Classes meet in Cyert Hall A55 or A50.


Title Sec Day Date Time
Language & Culture for Teaching



Jan 25—Mar 8


Advanced Fluency Challenges



Jan 29—Feb 21




Jan 30—Feb 22




Mar 20—Apr 12


Advanced Grammar Monitoring A TR Apr 3—Apr 19 3:00pm—4:20pm
Fluency for Presentations A MW Feb 5—Feb 28 3:00pm—4:20pm
B MW Mar 26—Apr 18 3:00pm—4:20pm
Focus on: Pronunciation A T Jan 30—Mar 6
B T Mar 20—Apr 17 4:30pm—5:50pm
Public Speaking Practicum A TBA


Title Sec Day Date Time
Becoming a Better Language Learner A TBA
Communicating Data Effectively A F Feb 9 1:30pm3:00pm
B M Feb 26 10:30am12:00pm
C T Mar 6 1:30pm3:00pm
D W Apr 4 1:30pm3:00pm
E W Apr 11 1:30pm3:00pm
Crafting a Professional Identity: Biostatements A W Jan 31 1:30pm3:00pm
B T Feb 20 1:30pm3:00pm
C W Mar 21 3:00pm4:30pm
Developing Non-verbal Communication A F Feb 2 10:30am12:00pm
B F Mar 23 1:30pm3:00pm
Elevator Talk A F Feb 23 1:30pm3:00pm
B F Mar 23 10:30am12:00pm
Email for Academic Purposes A W Jan 24 1:30pm3:00pm
B R Feb 8 4:30pm—6:00pm
C M Apr 2 10:30am12:00pm
Focused Listening A R Feb 15 4:30pm—6:00pm
Foundations of Fluency for ITAs A F Jan 12 1:30pm4:30pm
B R Jan 18 1:30pm4:30pm
C S Jan 27 10:00am1:00pm
Improving Spoken Delivery A F Feb 16 10:30am12:00pm
B F Apr 6 1:30pm3:00pm
Improving through Improvisation A F Feb 9 10:30am12:00pm
B F Mar 30 1:30pm3:00pm
ITA Test Overview A M Apr 16
Job Interviewing for International Applicants A M March 19 3:00pm4:30pm
Paraphrasing Properly & Avoiding Plagiarism A R Feb 1 1:30pm3:00pm
B F Feb 23 10:30am12:00pm
C T Apr 3 1:30pm3:00pm
D M Apr 23 10:30am12:00pm
Participating in the US Classroom A R Feb 22 4:30pm—6:00pm
B M Apr 9 10:30am12:00pm
PhD Talk A R Feb 15 10:30am12:00pm
B M Apr 9 1:30pm3:00pm
Principles of Academic Writing A F Feb 16 3:00pm—4:30pm
B F Mar 9 1:30pm3:00pm
C T Mar 20 1:30pm3:00pm
D M Apr 2 1:30pm3:00pm
Professional Talk A F Feb 16 1:30pm3:00pm
B F Apr 6 10:30am12:00pm
Requesting & Refusing A R Mar 22 1:30pm3:00pm
Revising for Clarity A R Feb 22 1:30pm3:00pm
B T Feb 27 1:30pm3:00pm
C F Apr 6 3:00pm4:30pm
D M Apr 16 10:30am12:00pm
Small Talk A F Feb 9 1:30pm3:00pm
B F Apr 13 10:30am12:00pm
Three Keys for Better Presentations A R Feb 1 4:30pm—6:00pm
B F Feb 2 2:00pm3:30pm
Using Articles Accurately A W March 21 1:30pm3:00pm
Writing Academic Summaries A T Feb 6 1:30pm3:00pm
B R Mar 1 1:30pm3:00pm
C F Apr 13 1:30pm3:00pm
Writing Successful Critiques A T Feb 13 1:30pm3:00pm
B R Mar 8 1:30pm3:00pm
C M Mar 26 10:30am12:00pm