Nilab Mobarez Appointed to Afghan Red Crescent Society

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The English Language Institute would like to congratulate Nilab on her appointment as secretary general of the Afghan Red Crescent Society. Nilab has been a huge supporter of humanitarian efforts for years. She studied at the ELI during Summer 2015 in the English for Graduate Studies Fulbright Program before obtaining an Executive Masters in Public … Continued

ELI Students Celebrate International Education Week

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International Education Week 2016 was November 14 – 18. The ELI hosted an event called “Share – Teach – Learn” in which students shared cultural components of their home countries with students from other countries. Students presented their projects for half of the event, and visited other students’ projects for the other half. Groups were … Continued

ELI Students Participate in Outdoor Challenge Course

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The morning of Friday, September 23rd was an exciting one for students at the ELI. Instead of attending their regular classes, students gathered on South Campus at the Outdoor Recreation Facility to participate in team-building activities. Students had the chance to interact with peers from other classes and proficiency levels to solve puzzles, build bridges, … Continued

ELI Hosts Russian Fellow

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On Monday, March 28, the English Language Institute (ELI) hosted Maria Kuznetsova, the Chief Specialist in the International Office of the University of St. Petersburg. Kuznetsova is a Fulbright Russian International Education Administrator (RIEA) fellow in Syracuse for a month sponsored by Dr. Patricia Burak, Director of the Slutzker Center for International Services. Kuznetsova met … Continued

Dr. de Berly Attends the Conference of the Americas on International Education

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Geraldine de Berly attended the Conference of the Americas on International Education (CAIE) October 20-22 in Quito, Ecuador. She is pictured with Education USA REACs (Regional Educational Advising Coordinators) Ana Villavicencio (Western and Northern South America), Rita Moriconi (Southern Cone), and Maria Mercedes Salmon (North & Central Americas and the Caribbean). She also met with … Continued