Wednesday, May 15, 2013
In the news: Language and Culture Institute welcomes international Humphrey Fellows
Deputy director of fuel policy management at the Mongolian Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy, Nanzad is one of 12 midcareer professionals from around the world who are studying English at the Virginia Tech Language and Culture Institute as part of the prestigious Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program.
This is the sixth year the institute has hosted the program’s English training component. The Fellows are focusing not only on their English and academic skills, but also on learning about academic life in the United States, developing intercultural awareness and leadership skills, and adapting to American culture, says Susan Neu, who directs the program at Virginia Tech.
Read more at: www.vtnews.vt.edu/articles/2013/05/051513-outreach-humphrey.html
See more photos at: www.vtnews.vt.edu/photo-galleries/2013/050613-humphreys/humphrey-gallery.html
Posted by Rich at 12:22 PM