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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 for fun, informal activities and casual conversation. During Spring Quarter 2023, 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 2023. Register in advance to get a link to the session.
  • Each event highlights a specific aspect of US English and/or 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 2023 Something to Talk About Events

Our Spring Quarter Schedule is posted below.

Schedule of Language Table Events (Spring 2023)
language table calendar of events
Event Date Event Time Event Title
Friday, April 7, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST (GMT -5) Thanks, Cheers, & Ta!
Friday, April 14, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST (GMT -5) Cooking Conversations – Diets & Nutrition
Friday, April 21, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST (GMT -5) Language Focus – Qualifiers & Quantifiers
Friday, April 28, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST (GMT -5) Movie Genres – Love 'Em, Hate 'Em
Friday, May 5, 2023 12:00 - 1:00 PM CST (GMT -5) Language Tables – Year in Review
Description of Upcoming Language Table Events (Spring 2023)


Friday, April 7, 2023. 12:00-1:00 PM CST (GMT -5): Thanks, Cheers, & Ta!

Register here for this session. (Northwestern ZOOM required)

List of Past Language Table Events (Spring 2023)



Questions about Language Table? Contact ELP Assistant Director, Brian Hampson, ( for more information.

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