Wednesday, September 09, 2015, Diploma III of English Department of UNMER Malang held a fellowship lecture attended by 13 members of Friendship Force, a non-profit cultural exchange organization promoting friendship and goodwill through a program of homestay exchanges, etc., lecturers of English Department, the representatives from OIA (Office of International Affairs), as well as around thirty students. The focus of the lecture was mainly sharing experiences in the area of TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language), ESOL (English for Speakers of other Languages), language laboratory, as well as culture.
In the main session of the lecture, the participants were divided into groups. The first group was for lecturers as well as the speakers of TEFL, ESOL, language laboratory, Professor Beverly Hagerty and Professor Janet McClelland. Among them were also the Head of Diploma III of English Ms. Yasmin Farani as well as the President of Friendship Force – Malang Ms. Tedjaningtyas. The second group was the rest of the guests from Canada who were retirees of various line of work and the students of English Department. In this room the students had a chance to have face-to-face chat with the guests about Canada and its culture, climate, people, living cost, as well as marvelous tourism spots, and many others.
This event ended at noon and it went perfectly well that lecturers got more information about language teaching and the students knew more about Canada