Carnegie Mellon University

Fall 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.


Workshops

Title Sec Day Date Time
Language & Culture for Teaching

A

TR

Sep 6—Oct 18

10:30am—11:50am

Advanced Fluency Challenges

A

MW

Sep 17—Oct 10

1:30pm—2:50pm

Fluency for Presentations A MW Sep 17—Oct 10 3:00pm—4:20pm
Focus on: Pronunciation A R Sep 20Oct 11
3:00pm—4:20pm

Seminars

Title Sec Day Date Time
Becoming a Better Language Learner A T Sep 25
1:30pm3:00pm
Communicating Data Effectively A W Oct 3
10:30am—12:00pm
Crafting a Professional Identity: Biostatements A T Sep 18 3:00pm4:30pm
B T Oct 2 3:00pm4:30pm
Developing Non-verbal Communication A F Oct 5
10:30am—12:00pm
Elevator Talk A F Sep 21
10:30am—12:00pm
Email for Academic Purposes A T Sep 18 1:30pm3:00pm
B R Oct 4 1:30pm3:00pm
Focused Listening A T Oct 2 1:30pm3:00pm
Foundations of Fluency for ITAs A R Aug 16 1:30pm4:30pm
B F Aug 24 1:30pm4:30pm
C R Aug 30 1:30pm4:30pm
D R Sep 6 1:30pm4:30pm
E F Sep 7 1:30pm4:30pm
Improving Spoken Delivery A F Oct 12
10:30am—12:00pm
Improving through Improvisation A T Sep 11 3:00pm4:30pm
B F Sep 28 1:30pm3:00pm
ITA Test Overview A M Aug 20
1:30pm3:00pm
Paraphrasing Properly & Avoiding Plagiarism A TBD
Participating in Classes A F Sept 28 3:00pm—4:30pm
B T Oct 9 1:30pm3:00pm
PhD Talk A TBD
Principles of Academic Writing A M Oct 1
1:30pm3:00pm
Professional Talk A F Sep 14 10:30am—12:00pm
Requesting & Refusing A F Sep 14 3:00pm4:30pm
B T Sep 25 3:00pm4:30pm
Revising for Clarity A W Sep 19
1:30pm3:00pm
Small Talk A F Sep 28 10:30am—12:00pm
Three Keys for Better Presentations A W Sep 12 3:00pm4:30pm
B R Sep 27 1:30pm—3:00pm
C F Oct 5 3:00pm4:30pm
D R Oct 11 1:30pm3:00pm
Using Articles Accurately A TBD
Writing Academic Summaries A M Sep 24
1:30pm3:00pm
B F Oct 5 1:30pm3:00pm
Writing Successful Critiques A W Sep 12
1:30pm3:00pm
B M Sep 17 10:30am—12:00pm