Events

Training

Survival Japanese: Introducing Yourself

2021-01-19
Lab 2 C600B

Sign up to join us to practice your introductions.

Professional Development

Language Seminar Series: Let's talk about the news!

2021-01-22
Zoom - https://oist.zoom.us/j/94474395223
Who: English learners with intermediate or above skills What: Zoom discussion about current events in English When: 12-1 PM,every other Friday January 22nd, February 5th and 19th, March 5th and 19th, April 2nd How: click https://oist.zoom.us/j/94474395223 to join at 12PM

Hope to see you there!

Professional Development

Language Seminar Series: Culturally-sensitive Email

2021-01-29
Zoom- https://oist.zoom.us/j/98638377582

This 2-part seminar will cover the basics of writing emails for an international audience.

Minimum intermediate English skills recommended. Native speakers of English also welcome!

Friday, January 29th and Friday, February 12th, 12-1 PM

Training

Survival Japanese: Grocery Store

2021-02-02
Lab 2 C600B

Learn how to ask questions about ingredients and allergens, ask about price and quantity of goods, and pay for your purchases at the register, all in Japanese.

Training

Survival Japanese: Basic Conversation

2021-02-16
Lab 2 C600B

Learn how to have a basic conversation in Japanese, including speaking about likes, dislikes and the weather. You'll also learn some high-frequency phrases that you hear often in Japan.

Professional Development

Language Seminar Series: Managing Intercultural Conflict

2021-02-26
Zoom- https://oist.zoom.us/j/98638377582

This 2-part seminar will cover the basics of managing conflict across intercultural teams.

Minimum intermediate English skills recommended. Native speakers of English also welcome!

Friday, February 26th and Friday, March 12th, 12-1 PM.

Training

Survival Japanese: Taxi and Directions

2021-03-02
Lab 2 C600B

Learn how to call a taxi, give directions to a location, and describe a place with simple adjectives, all in Japanese.

Training

Survival Japanese: Restaurants

2021-03-16
Lab 2 C600B

Learn how to make a reservation, be seated and order, all in Japanese.

No Japanese experience necessary!

Professional Development

Language Seminar Series: Working in an International Team

2021-03-26
Zoom- https://oist.zoom.us/j/98638377582

This 2-part seminar will cover the basics of working in an international team.

Minimum intermediate English skills recommended. Native speakers of English also welcome!

Friday, March 26th and Friday, April 9th, 12-1 PM.