The deadline is February 1, 2015, for the Joan and Larry Cimino Award for Excellence in Intercultural Communication. This award is for the best paper or thesis on intercultural communication submitted by a student enrolled in a graduate course in a degree program offered through one of the departments in the IU School of Liberal Arts. Learn more at http://liberalarts.iupui.edu/scholarship/details.php?id=57.
Upcoming Talk: Using Linguistic Analysis of Interview Data to Better Understand Nurse-Patient Interaction
ICIC invites you to a brown bag talk by Shelley Staples, Ph.D. in Second Language Studies/ESL at Purdue University. Learn about Dr. Staples’ research on the differences in language used by international and U.S. nurses in patient interactions. Join us Thursday October 30, noon to 1 pm, at Cavanaugh Hall, Room 438.
IUPUI Newsroom: ESP training to help parents of children with special medical needs
ICIC and Family Voices Indiana are co-recipients of a Community Health Engagement Program grant of nearly $23,000 to apply academic research to solve a community health issue. Read more >
Ulla Connor to deliver plenary talk in Korea
Responding to the theme, Applied Linguistics in the Era of Multiculturalism, Ulla Connor will deliver a plenary talk on September 27, "Intercultural Rhetoric & EAP/ESP Education in Today’s Multicultural World" at the 2014 Applied Linguistics Association of Korea. The conference takes place at Sangmyung University, Seoul, Korea.
Hakuoh students experience American culture through ICIC
Thirteen Hakuoh University students arrived in Indianapolis to improve their English language skills while learning about American culture. They will be in Indianapolis through September 15.
New research assistant arrives
ICIC’s former education assistant, Angela Herrmann, begins work as ICIC’s research assistant on August 25. Welcome, Angela!