Friday, October 31, 2014
After a long day of orientation and placement testing on Thursday, October 30th, current and past MESLS students gathered to sell their books to new students on Friday, October 31st. Then, the Halloween festivities began! What a culturally rich way to start a new session!
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Friday, October 17, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
"A tailgate party is asocial event held on and around the open tailgate of a vehicle. Tailgating, which originated in the United States, often involves grilling food. Tailgate parties usually occur in the parking lots at stadiums and arenas, before and occasionally after games and concerts. People attending such a party are said to be tailgating. Many people participate even if their vehicles do not have tailgates" (Read more: here!)
Friday, October 10, 2014
Monday, October 6, 2014
Monday, October 6th, MESLS students learned about what things are considered to be "cultural faux pas" in America. Sometimes what seems totally naturally in one's country of origin is completely unacceptable in a foreign country. Can you give any examples?