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Newsletter Fall 2012, Grant Center For International Education Oct 2012

Newsletter Fall 2012, Grant Center For International Education

Grant Center Newsletters

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Office Of Multicultural Affairs (Oma) / Office Of Intercultural Student Engagement (Ise) Annual Report 2011-2012, Intercultural Student Engagement Office, Anthony Johnson Jun 2012

Office Of Multicultural Affairs (Oma) / Office Of Intercultural Student Engagement (Ise) Annual Report 2011-2012, Intercultural Student Engagement Office, Anthony Johnson

Intercultural Student Engagement (ISE) Annual Reports

This Annual Report 2011-2012 marks the transition and renaming of the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) to the expanded Office of Intercultural Student Engagement (ISE). This expansion brought to ISE the Office of International Student Services (OISS) and a diversity coordinator- a new position focusing on underserved student communities including LGBTQ, religious/spiritual, and first generation to college. These important shifts and incredible staff members have poised the office and RISD to respond more broadly and deeply to the needs, hopes, and development of our collective student body. The ISE 2011-2012 Annual Report is a year in review containing a ...


Wmu International News Spring 2012, Haenicke Institute For Global Education Apr 2012

Wmu International News Spring 2012, Haenicke Institute For Global Education

WMU International News

In this issue:

  • Globally engaged aviation program helps developing countries spread wings
  • Homeland development key outcome for Afghan degree-seeker
  • German-born American new CELCIS activities coordinator
  • Growing global programs is key mission for WMU international administrator
  • Georgian tennis ace scores on and off the court
  • International activity converges in Global Business Center


Newsletter Spring 2012, Grant Center For International Education Apr 2012

Newsletter Spring 2012, Grant Center For International Education

Grant Center Newsletters

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U Sajchii / Agave, Domingo Eliseo Raymundo Cordova, María Gómez, Felipa Lux Batten, Rosa Córdova Pérez Jan 2012

U Sajchii / Agave, Domingo Eliseo Raymundo Cordova, María Gómez, Felipa Lux Batten, Rosa Córdova Pérez

Cotzal Ixil Emergent Reading Books

Using oil pastels, this book describes the process of planting, harvesting, and using u sajchii, a plant that has long been important to Mayan culture.

Por medio de pinturas pastel al óleo, este libro describe el proceso de siembra, cosecha y uso del agave, una planta que ha sido importante durante mucho tiempo para la cultura maya.


U Kat Tuch' Q'Ul Ipaatuxh / Katrina And Her Ducks / Katrina Y Sus Patos, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez, Juana De La Medina, Juan Castro Cutz Jan 2012

U Kat Tuch' Q'Ul Ipaatuxh / Katrina And Her Ducks / Katrina Y Sus Patos, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez, Juana De La Medina, Juan Castro Cutz

Cotzal Ixil Emergent Reading Books

A story of Katrina and her pet ducks.

Un cuento de Katrina y sus patos.


Q'U Ach Ni Xe't Tu Ma'l Ni Ya' Tu Vinqil / Counting Book / Un Libro Para Contar, Rosa Córdova Pérez, María Gómez Pérez, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez Jan 2012

Q'U Ach Ni Xe't Tu Ma'l Ni Ya' Tu Vinqil / Counting Book / Un Libro Para Contar, Rosa Córdova Pérez, María Gómez Pérez, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez

Cotzal Ixil Emergent Reading Books

This is a counting book with both Arabic and Mayan numbers.

Este es un libro para contar utilizando los números arábigos y los números Mayas.


Viveet U B’Otx’B’O’L / How To Make B’Otx’B’O’L / Cómo Preparar El B’Otx’Bol, Rosa Córdova Pérez, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez, Felipa Lux Batten Jan 2012

Viveet U B’Otx’B’O’L / How To Make B’Otx’B’O’L / Cómo Preparar El B’Otx’Bol, Rosa Córdova Pérez, Magdalena Rodríguez Gómez, Felipa Lux Batten

Cotzal Ixil Emergent Reading Books

The book describes the process of making b’otx’b’ol, a favorite dish from the Ixil Triangle.

Este libro describe el proceso de preparar b’otx’b’ol, uno de los platos favoritos del Triángulo Ixil.


Bilingual Education As An Eeo: Educational Enrichment Opportunity For All, Anaida Colón-Muñiz, Norma Valenzuela Jan 2012

Bilingual Education As An Eeo: Educational Enrichment Opportunity For All, Anaida Colón-Muñiz, Norma Valenzuela

Education Faculty Books and Book Chapters

"In this chapter, we present our position on the need for more, not less, bilingual education based not only on our personal experiences and on the evidence that is available in the literature verifying the value of bilingualism and biliteracy. Even with our bumpy experiences as young bilingual children, we are still better for it than if we had been raised without the benefit of two languages. But we also know it is time to do a better job with our youth in the United States as it refers to language development.

In Part I, we argue that bilingual education ...