**UPDATE: MOVED TO FRIDAY, APRIL 6th: A Conversation on Linguistic Diversity

Friday, April 6th

@ 3:30pm

Lake Ontario Hall, 120

Fireside Chat Type: ROUNDTABLE

Presenter/Guest Speaker: Ben S.

Content:

The presenters will focus this training on the best practices, mindset, and strategies for working with clients/writers who come from non-dominant English language backgrounds.

[DESCRIPTION TBA]

This workshop will…

  • Demystify the conversation about language in the writing center
  • Clarify the roll of a writing consultant in regards to supporting writers at GVSU
  • Provide consultants with a chance to ask questions and practice scenarios related to consulting with speakers of non-dominant English varieties
  • Open up the conversation to provide a mentor-group moment for anyone with questions

 

*Approved Professional Development Event

 

If you have any questions, feel free to email Melanie @ rabineme@gvsu.edu 

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