Past Events

English for Writing Research Papers - Sentence Structure 3 of 3

2021-07-30

The best writers have a few basic guidelines for making their sentences easy to read.

Join us to find out the rules for writing simple, easy to read sentences that will provide the clarity reviewers are looking for.

Intercultural Communication: Managing First Meetings

2021-07-30
https://oist.zoom.us/j/97256113827

Making a good first impression is always difficult, and it becomes even more difficult when meeting people from other cultures. Join us to learn more about how to manage this situation successfully.

Friday, July 30th, 12 PM

Friday, August 6th, 12 PM

https://oist.zoom.us/j/97256113827

English for Writing Research Papers - Sentence Structure 2 of 3

2021-07-16
Zoom

The best writers have a few basic guidelines for making their sentences easy to read.

Join us to find out the rules for writing simple, easy to read sentences that will provide the clarity reviewers are looking for.

English for Writing Research Papers - Sentence Structure 1 of 3

2021-07-09
zoom

The best writers have a few basic guidelines for making their sentences easy to read.

Join us to find out the rules for writing simple, easy to read sentences that will provide the clarity reviewers are looking for.

Language Seminar Series: Developing Intercultural Skills

2021-07-09
https://oist.zoom.us/j/97256113827

This 2-part seminar is an introduction to Intercultural Communication.

We will explore

  • what culture means
  • how to describe it
  • how to develop flexible thinking
  • how to support flexibile thinking in others

All are welcome.

Intermediate or above English recommended.

The Fundamentals of Academic Writing - Proofreading

2021-07-02
Zoom

What do you do before finally submitting your text? We will discuss some strategies and reviewers responses.

Survival Japanese: Going to the doctor

2021-07-02
https://oist.zoom.us/j/95811989706

Learn how to check in and out of doctor's appointments, describe pain and symptoms, and speak in emergency situations, all in Japanese.

No Japanese experience necessary!

Watch the videos at this link, then join us on Zoom for more practice (Meeting link: https://oist.zoom.us/j/95811989706)

The Fundamentals of Academic Writing - Flow part 2

2021-06-25

Ever had someone say that your writing is difficult to read? In this seminar we will look at how to write in a way that makes your texts flow.

Survival Japanese: Taxi and directions

2021-06-25
https://oist.zoom.us/j/95811989706

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

No Japanese experience necessary!

Watch the videos at this link then join us on Zoom for more practice (Meeting link: https://oist.zoom.us/j/95811989706)

The Fundamentals of Academic Writing - Flow part 1

2021-06-18
Zoom

Ever had someone say that your writing is difficult to read? In this seminar we will look at how to write in a way that makes your texts flow.

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