Posts tagged with 'Global Cultures & Languages':

Ally Hetto, '21, will teach English as a Second Language to students in South Africa thanks to a Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship. She hopes the experience will strengthen her intercultural skills and provide insight into best teaching practices. Educational expedition Posted 2:24 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2022 Alum Ally Hetto to teach English as a Second Language in South Africa Read more about Educational expedition A third community event organized by UW-La Crosse, Viterbo University and Western Technical College will explore the history of refugees in the United States and the ongoing conflict in Afghanistan.  Understanding our history with refugees Posted 3:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 Nov. 9 panel to shed light on past refugee resettlements, Afghanistan conflict Read more about Understanding our history with refugees Students can get an array of information during the Global Cultures & Languages Advising Day Wednesday, Oct. 27. Students can receive guidance picking classes for spring 2022 ; learn about majors, minors and certificates; get help on how to enroll in language classes; and find out which class to enroll in to fulfill General Education requirements. (Photo date, 2018) Say, what? Posted 1:51 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, 2021 Global Cultures & Languages sets advising day Read more about Say, what?  UWL Associate Professor of Music Jonathan Borja performs in 2016 at UW-La Crosse. During this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebration, Borja will join guest pianist Lindsay Garritson in a recital of flute music from Mexico. Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Posted 3:40 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, 2021 Events, free and open to the public, run through Oct. 15 Read more about Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month Benjamin Levelius, '10, is a Foreign Service Officer for the U.S. State Department. His work has exposed him to all kinds of cultures, people and experiences. A man of the world Posted 10:49 a.m. Thursday, July 29, 2021 Alum finds fulfillment serving State Department Read more about A man of the world Second cousins Lauren Gruber, ’17 (left), and McKenna Gruber, ’16 (right), have created a scholarship to honor their late grandfathers. The Nodz and Peewee Gruber Memorial Scholarship will be awarded annually to a UWL sophomore, junior or senior planning to pursue a career in healthcare. Grateful for their grandfathers Posted 8:55 a.m. Friday, June 4, 2021 Alums honor grandfathers with new healthcare scholarship Read more about Grateful for their grandfathers UW-La Crosse lecturer Natalia Roberts, shown in this 2020 photo pre-COVID-19, teaches Russian through the UW System's Collaborative Language Program. The program was recently included in the America’s Languages Guide to Exemplary Programs and Practices in U.S. Language Education — a list of exemplary and accessible language programs at all U.S. education levels. Language listing Posted 11:48 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 Collaborative Language Program earns prestigious distinction Read more about Language listing Read more →
Top teachers of 2020 Posted 2:35 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 UWL honors outstanding educators Read more about Top teachers of 2020 Megan Strom, assistant professor of Global Cultures & Languages, is one of six to earn the Eagle Teaching Excellence Award.
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Cultural connections Posted 2:35 p.m. Monday, Aug. 17, 2020 Megan Strom emphasizes compassion toward Spanish speakers Read more about Cultural connections 54th Annual International Banquet
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55th Annual International Banquet Posted 3:44 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020 Celebrating the community’s international connections, reserve a spot at April 18 event Read more about 55th Annual International Banquet

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