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Language Table: Something to Talk About

Our Language Table series, Something to Talk About, offers a chance to meet other people over light snacks for fun, informal activities and casual conversation. During Spring Quarter 2020, we'll be holding virtual sessions that anyone in the Northwestern community may join.

  • Free and open to all members of the Northwestern community
  • All events held online in Spring 2020. Register in advance to get a link to the session.
  • Each event highlights a specific aspect of American culture
  • Ask questions, share experiences and opinions with peers and ELP staff
  • A supportive environment for speakers at any level of English proficiency

Spring Quarter 2020 Something to Talk About Events

Language Table Cooking Skills

Thursday 5/21-12:00-1:00 PM CDT: Cooking Skills
From sandwich to soufflé, join us this session as we talk about cooking skills.  Share recipes, share kitchen successes, share kitchen disasters...all stories and experiences are welcome.  Have your cooking skills changed since the shelter-in-place order?  How has your grocery shopping changed since the order?  Come learn about some common cooking vocabulary and leave with a boost in cooking confidence!

Register here for this session.  We recommend that you download and install the Zoom desktop manager on your computer before starting the session.

 

Thursday 5/21-12:00-1:00 PM CDT: Cooking Skills (this session has ended)

sports culture event

Thursday 5/7-12:00-1:00 PM CDT: Mothers & Mother's Day (this session has ended)

ELP Event - Mothers and Mother's Day

Thursday 4/30-9:30-10:30 AM CDT: All Things Haircuts with ELP (this session has ended)

All Things Haircuts Language Table Event

Thursday, 4/23-9:30-10:30 AM CDT: What We're Watching (this session has ended)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday, 4/16-9:30-10:30 AM CDT: Brunch with ELP (this session has ended)


Join English Language Programs for brunch! Our Something to Talk About virtual language table topic this Thursday will be your favorite breakfast and lunch foods. Snack while you chat! Thursday, April 16, 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Register here with your Northwestern email address. We’ll send you a link to the Zoom location right before the session. We recommend that you download and install the Zoom desktop manager on your computer before starting the session.

 

 

 

 

 

 



 

Additional topics will be posted throughout the quarter.

Questions about Language Table? Contact ELP Program Coordinator, Brian Hampson, (elp@northwestern.edu) for more information.

Click here to be taken to the main registration and eligibility page.