English Development through Guided Exploration
EDGE 2022 - Program Information
We are no longer accepting applications to participate in EDGE 2022. The applications to participate in EDGE 2023 will open in Fall Quarter 2023. Please check back at that time for more information.
Program Description - General
The English Development through Guided Exploration (EDGE) program is designed to provide international graduate students with an opportunity to practice their English conversation skills with international and American peers. Students in this program participate in small-group outings led by fellow students (Graduate Leaders). Outings emphasize conversation practice while exploring American culture and the surrounding Evanston/Chicago community. Students can choose the outings that fit best with their interests and schedule.
This dynamic program includes opportunities for students to:
- Develop their skills in conversational English
- Explore the Evanston/Chicago area in a supportive peer group
- Learn about American culture
- Meet and network with other students
- Discuss graduate student life in the US and at Northwestern with experienced peers
EDGE Graduate Leader - Position Information
We are no longer accepting applications for Graduate Leaders positions in EDGE 2022. Applications for EDGE 2023 will open in Spring Quarter. Please check back at that time for more information.
Questions about EDGE? Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.