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English Conversation Program at Illinois Tech

What is the English Conversation Program?
This is a cross cultural dialogue between international students and domestic native English speakers at Illinois Tech including American students, faculty, and staff.  The members of the English Conversation Program can attend informal meetings called “Talk Time” that will discuss diversity and cultural issues throughout the academic year. The goal of this program is to provide meaningful interaction between the US and international students.

Why should you apply: Native English Speakers

  • To learn first hand about another culture, especially beneficial if you are thinking about Study Abroad
  • To gain experience working with people from other countries

Why should you apply: International Students

  • To learn first-hand about American life
  • To share your culture with an American
  • To improve your conversational English ability

Come to join the casual meetings where you can discuss a variety of cultural issues with native English speakers to brush up your conversational language skills!
Socialize with other students, faculty and staff at Illinois Tech.

Bring your own lunch. Dessert & refreshments will be provided

To be added to our Talk Time email list, please sign up below. Upcoming events will also be advertised on the International Center website, facebook page, and the Illinois Tech calendar.

Are you interested in learning more about the Talk-Time events?
For Intl Students, faculty & staff
For English speakers

Contact us:
Kara Johnson
Assistant Director

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