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University of North Texas                                                                Intensive English Language Institute
Fall 1, 2009                                                                                          Week 7: Oct. 5—9

 Tuesday, Oct. 13 —                                                 Level 6, Grammar exam, regular class time
  Levels 0-4 and 6, Composition final, regular class time        Friday, Oct. 16 —
 Wednesday, Oct. 14 —                                               Levels 0, 3, 4, and 5, Communication exam, 8:30—11 a.m.
  Level 5, Composition final, regular class time                  Levels 1 and 2, Communication exam,
  Level 6, Listening exam, regular class time                        12:30—2 p.m.
 Thursday, Oct. 15 —                                                Level 6, Reading exam, regular class
  Levels 0-2, Grammar exam, 11 a.m.—1 p.m.                           time
  Levels 3, 4, and 5, Grammar exam, 8:30—10:30 a.m.

                Football 101—Wednesday, Oct. 7, 4 to 5 p.m. at the UNT Athletic Center (across I-35 in the Mean
                Green Village). Watch the UNT football team practice, go on a tour of the Athletic facilities, and get a
                lesson in the basics of American football. This is a special opportunity just for international students.
                Meet outside at 3:45 p.m. by the South (IELI) entrance to the ISB to ride in a van to the Athletic Center.
                Sign-up in Meghan’s office (ISB 214) if you plan to attend.

 UNT Homecoming Parade—Saturday, Oct. 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. IELI will be riding and
 walking in UNT’s Homecoming Parade. The parade is a special tradition at UNT, and lots of students
 and people from Denton will come out to watch it. This is IELI’s first time to be in the parade! The
 theme for IELI’s parade entry is “It’s a Small World”, and we need lots of students to ride in the pa-
 rade. We will be carrying banners and country flags, and we will be throwing candy to children. If
 you would like to participate, please sign up in Meghan’s office (ISB 214). If you have native clothes
 from your country, please wear them that day. Otherwise, please wear your IELI T-shirt for the pa-
 rade. If you are in town on Oct. 17 (the first Saturday of Fall Break), please sign up to be in the pa-
 rade! We need lots of students to participate so we can show Denton what a great place IELI is!

 The payment deadline for the Fall 2 term is Friday, Oct. 23
 at 3 p.m. Payment can be made by credit card online at                          There are new DVDs in the IELI Lab: or by cash or check at the
 Eagle Student Service Center.                                                               Iron Man
                                                                                             Wall-E
 Grades distribution for the Fall 1 term begins at                                           National Treasure 2
 3 p.m. on October 21, in Times Square.                                                      Sisterhood of the Traveling
                                                                                               Pants 2
 Class schedules for Fall II will NOT be ready                                               Smallville Season 8
 until MONDAY, October 26. Please do not                                                     Friends Season 8
 rely on the information posted on the Web.
                                                                                 Stop by and check them out!

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   Congratulations to our “Crazy” Class Photo Winners:

      Gillian’s CM 5.6 class
      Karen’s CM 5.2 class

                 Best funny face by a teacher: Laura Rios, CM 1.1

                       Class photos are posted on the IELI Today website:

1. What do I do if I am moving or returning to my home country?
     If you are moving to another address or returning to your home country, be sure to fill out a
     change of address form at the post office so that your mail will be forwarded to your new address.
     Also, go to ISB 211 and ISB 288 to change information for IELI records.
2. What do I do if I am unable to pick up my IELI grade report?
     You have two options:
          You can have your grade report mailed to you by going to the Main Office (ISB 211) and leaving your ad-
             dress with the staff.
          If you want one of your friends to pick up your grade report, you need to go to the Main Office (ISB 211)
             sometime this week with your ID card and a letter. In this letter, include your name, your friend’s name,
             and your signature. This will give him/her permission to pick up your grades. One of the staff members in
             the Main Office will check to make sure the letter is OK. She will sign it and give it back to you. Be sure to
             give your friend the letter signed by the IELI Main Office staff for him/her to bring
             when s/he picks up your grades. Your grade report will not be given to anyone
             but you unless this letter has been signed by a staff member.
3. What do I do if I need a transcript or attendance certificate?
    Students who are leaving IELI may request a transcript or attendance certificate
    from ISB 211. It will be ready 24 hours after requested.
4. What if I change my plans to leave or stay at IELI?
    There is no penalty for changing your plans; just go to ISB 211 and change your
    blue registration sheet!

                                        North Texas Soccer—Friday, Oct. 9, from 7 –10 p.m., at Mean Green Village on South
                                        Bonnie Brae. UNT will play South Alabama. Free with student ID.
                                        Day Climb at Mineral Wells State Park—Saturday, Oct. 24. Learn the basics at the
                                        park’s Penitentiary Hollow climbing area. Sign up in the Rec Center between Oct. 5 and
                                        19 if you want to go. Cost is $34.
                                        Rocky Horror Picture Show—Wed., Oct. 7, 9 p.m.—12 a.m., in the Union Lyceum.

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