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									                                               ENGLISH LANGUAGE INSTITUTE

                                             rientatio n Express
                                                                                                                               Volume XX, No. 132

                                                                                                                               October 20th, 2010

                  GRADUATION IS ALMOST HERE!                                                                     Events This Session
The graduation ceremony for Session I10 is Friday, October 22nd, at 3:30 PM in Trabant
Multipurpose rooms A/B. (Doors open at 3 PM.)
                                                                                                             FRIDAY, OCT. 22
                                                                                                              ELI Graduation: 3:30 PM
                        ATTENTION CONTINUING STUDENTS:                                                         Trabant Multipurpose rooms A/B

On Thursday, October 21st, the class schedules will be as follows: LS classes: 8:30 to10:10,                  Bills are due
RW classes: 10:35 to 11:45, & All PM classes: 2:00 to 3:00 PM
                                                                                                             SATURDAY, OCT. 23
On Friday, October 22nd, THERE ARE NO CLASSES!
ALSO: There will be RW classes on the first day of session II10, Monday, October 25, and you must             “Carnival-South of the Border
attend, or you will be marked absent. You must report to Trabant Student Center, Multi-purpose Room C          Festival” at the INNternational
at 9:30 AM on that same day, Monday, Oct. 25, to pick up your schedules.                                       12:00 PM—6:00 PM
*Reminder* if you have not paid your bills, we cannot give you a schedule!
Bills are due FRIDAY, OCTOBER 22ND!! Be sure to pay these by the end of Friday so as not to get a late        Move-out date for graduating students
fee of $50! (Remember that you can pay online!)                                                                living in the Towers or Studio Green
                CHRISTIANA TOWERS DORMS AND                                                                  SUNDAY, OCT. 24
                  STUDIO GREEN APARTMENTS                                                                     Newark Halloween Parade
       IMPORTANT INFORMATION—CHECK OUT DATES                                                                   Main Street, 3:00 PM

Christiana Towers                                                                                            MONDAY, OCT. 25
                                                                                                              First day of session: get schedule at
    ALL students living in Christiana Towers East and Christiana Towers West must be packed and
     ready to move out Saturday, October 23rd, at 10:00AM. Do not leave anything in the rooms. New
                                                                                                               9:30AM in Trabant & then go to RW
     arriving University of Delaware students will be assigned to these rooms..                                classes!
    Dorm inspections will occur before you leave. Your rooms will inspected before check out. There         FRIDAY, OCT. 29
     will be an inspection form for you to sign after the inspection. If your dorm room needs special         ELI Halloween Meet & Greet
     cleaning or if there are damages in your dorm room, you may not receive all of your dorm deposit
                                                                                                               ELI Porch/Lawn—3PM (costumes)
    If your flight departure time is later than Saturday, October 23rd, please see Letha Earl in 108 East   SATURDAY, OCT. 30
     Main Street, room 214 as soon as possible.                                                               Halloween Party
    If you or your belongings are still in the dorm room after Friday 10/23/10, and you have not talked       INNternationale 9 PM—1 AM
     with Letha @ ELI before 10/22/10, you will have $75.00 removed from your security deposit.
Studio Green Apartments
    Check out is on Saturday, October 23rd
    Your apartment will be inspected on Friday, October 15th.
    If you have a conflict because of your flight schedule, please see Letha Earl at 108
     East Main Street, room 214.

                                             ELI HALLOWEEN MEET & GREET
                        On the first Friday of Session II10, the ELI will be hosting the annual
                        Halloween Meet & Greet! Come out to the ELI main building porch and
                        lawn (189 West Main Street) at 3:00 PM on Friday, October 29th to
                        meet your teachers, faculty, fellow classmates and UD students as well
                        as new students at the ELI!
                        Wear your best Halloween costumes and enjoy the fun and games!
                                                                                                            Session II10 SALC Activities
                                                                                                              (108 East Main Street)
Sign up NOW for the Grammar Cluster offered next session. It
                                                                                      Tuesday, October 26, 1:00 PM: The first "official" meeting of the
is listed at the bottom of the pink tutoring request form. Turn
                                                                                       Book Club. We are reading a Level 3 book, but will be supple-
                     this form in to Ken Hyde.
                                                                                       menting with authentic texts for higher-level students, so any
 In this cluster (a class for some extra help with your English),                      students from levels 2-6 are welcome! A new, updated flyer is
   I will help you in the areas of grammar where you need                                attached. We will be meeting every Tuesday at 1 PM in the
                               practice.                                                 SALC. This first week may overlap with orientation, but we
                                                                                                       should have room for everyone.
 How to fill out the form: For this grammar cluster you choose
      and write: XG, Monday and Wednesday at 1P.M.
                                                                                       Thursday, October 28, 1:00 PM: Halloween movie screening -
                       Hope to see you there!                                          Bram Stoker's Dracula - 1 - 3 PM. This will be a showing of the
                            Sisi Morris, tutor                                                      movie plus a post-movie discussion.

                       HALLOWEEN PARADE                                                                    Halloween party
                                                                                                 When? October 30 from 9:00 pm -1:00 am
                         Sunday, October 24
                                                                                                     Where? The Innternatationale
                                 3:00pm                                                                   153 Courtney street
                         Main Street, Newark
      Newark‘s 63rd annual Halloween Parade is drawing                                Additional information:
                                                                                      To make up for the cost of beverages, we will be charging a
     near. Plan now to be a part of this special Halloween                            nominal fee at the entrance:
     event, complete with marching bands, floats, antique                             $3 for under-21 folks,
                                                                                      $5 for over-21 folks.
      automobiles, costumed characters and much more.
    The parade begins at Tyre Avenue and Main Street and                              To be able to drink, please bring in an ID and
                                                                                      use a designated driver if you plan to drink.
        marches west on Main Street, to College Avenue.

                                                                                                       "Carnival - South of the Border Festival"
                        FINANCIAL OFFICE                                              On the Saturday, October 23rd, the INNternationale will be hosting a
FINANCIAL OFFICE/CASHIER’S WINDOW                                                     South American cultural event! There will be a live band behind the
                                                                                      INN and a lecture series on South Ameica. One of the lectures will be
ELI Financial Office: Dru Arban and Lin McDowell
                                                                                      on the Inca and Aztec Indians. There will be a carnival-
ELI Cashier’s Window Hours: 2-5pm                                                     atmosphere with food!
              **Bills larger than $20 are not accepted! **                                            They need dancers, guitar players, lectures, videos if
      IMPORTANT NOTICE ABOUT TRIP REFUND POLICY                                                       home towns, music from South America, and whatever
                                                                                                      else that can be contributed to exhibit Latin American
Students—when you are paying at the ELI Cashier’s Window for a                                        culture to UD! There will be a stage for players as well
trip, please remember that any approved refunds for trips will be                                     as the band and for another talent show contest! Come
made as follows:
                                                                                                      out next Saturday to learn more about and experience
If you paid by credit card, your refund will be by credit card.                                       South American culture and fun!
If you paid by cash or check, your refund will be by University check.
                                                                                                 University of Delaware English Language Institute
It may take as long as 2-3 weeks from the time you request the
                                                                                                           Listening and Speaking Cluster
check refund until you receive it.
                                                                                                       Session II October – November 2010
                                                                                                 And The Kitchen Class at Turner‘s Corner Present:
                       ADMISSIONS OFFICE                                                                        Holiday Extravaganza
                                                                                                               (Gobble ‗til you wobble!)
ELI Admissions Team:
Laurie Fuhrmann and Nadia Redman                                                      11/1 - 4: ―We‘re so Corny!‖
                                                                                       The USA produces almost half of the world‘s harvest of this versatile
The ELI Admissions Office is open to see students every                               grain. We‘ll follow it from Mesoamerica to the movies and taste it in
afternoon beginning at 2:00pm until 4:00pm. To make an
                                                                                      luxurious Broccoli Cornbread, hot from the oven.
appointment, please write your name on the sign-in sheet
posted on the Admissions Office Door.                                                 And more to come!
Please understand that you will NOT be able to meet with ELI                          ** This cluster fills up quickly and students who are interested in
Admissions Staff if you do not have an appointment!                                   enrolling are encouraged to contact Ken Hyde's office in the Tutoring
If you are unavailable between 2:00pm and 4:30pm, please send an                      Center on Main St. now and put their name on the list! The absolute
e-mail to make an appointment:                                                        deadline for new admissions to The Kitchen Class is Nov. 5th (the
                Laurie: lfuhrman@udel.edu                                             second week of the session). **
                Nadia: nredman@udel.edu                                                                         Nancy Turner, Instructor
                General : ud-eli@udel.edu                                                                   Email: nancyhturner@hotmail.com
 Conditional Admissions Program: capadmissions@udel.edu                                                       Telephone (302)368-4225

 The Orientation Express is the English Language Institute‘s weekly newsletter. It contains news about ELI trips and activities, UD campus events, administrative
                     deadlines, and much more. Please submit any newsletter content to astevens@udel.edu by noon on October, 26th.

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