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Archive for September, 2011
Hello WWN readers!
Please check my hometown on the map in below.
As you might know, this place has very hard time now because of TSUNAMI. But we all know the people around the world could help and encourage us a lot. So we are doing our best so that it become to retrieve as early as we can. I am also doing my best here!!
Hi Willamette! My name is Catalina Vélez and I happen to be one of the two Spanish language assistants for this year. You should know this is my first time living abroad, and it is challenging but also exciting.
I come from Medellín, and I started to teach English after getting my BA in translation in [...]
My name is Alba de Béjar and I’m one of the the two Language Assistants of Spanish at Willamette this year. I’m at Willamette thanks to the Fulbright FLTA program that, every year, sponsors teaching assistants from different countries all over the world to come and share their culture and experiences with students in the [...]
Hi everyone !
My name is Fabien, and I am from the city of Lyon, which is the third largest city in France after Paris and Marseille. Incidentally, Lyon is also between Paris and Marseille on the map of France.
I’m Rosa from Denmark –the little country with the big ego!
My home university (Aalborg University) has an exchange program with Willamette University, which I am extremely thankful for, because without it, studying abroad would never have been possible for me. This Semester here at Willamette is something I have worked hard at to get to [...]
My name is Ilka Birke and I am the German language assistant at Willamette University this year. I come from Münster which is located in the North-West of Germany. It is close to the Dutch border and to the Ruhr region which is an urban area including cities as Düsseldorf, Dortmund and Essen. Münster is [...]