Session F1: The American Language and Culture Program: Academically and Culturally Supporting International Students (Online Session)

Session F1: The American Language and Culture Program: Academically and Culturally Supporting International Students (Online Session)

Time:
10:15 AM

Presented by Katie Franklin and Alison Roberts

Learn about what the American Language and Culture Program (ALCP) is and how it serves our international students. This session will educate the Detroit Mercy community on ALCP’s purpose and services, as well as cultural dimensions to keep in mind when interacting with international students. The ALCP, as part of the International Services Office (ISO), helps students meet English language proficiency-related to immigration and admission requirements. In addition, the ALCP offers one-on-one English language support, webinars, and activities for all international students. This session will also provide some tips for supporting the success of all international students. Find out more during this session and bring questions.

Session Learning Objectives:

  1. Participants will understand the purpose of the ALCP.
  2. Participants will understand the student services provided by the ALCP.
  3. Participants will identify cultural dimensions that may affect international student success.

Audience: Administrators, Faculty, Staff

Important session note: This session will now be online.

Registration

Registrations are closed for this event.