ORIENTATION WITH ENGLISH TEACHING ASSISTANT

          With the support of the Fulbright Program of the U.S. Embassy in Vietnam, English Teaching Assistant (ETA) - Philip Anthony Lopez from Fulbright Program officially started to work in Bac Lieu University on September 05, 2013. This is the third consecutive year that Bac Lieu University welcome indigenous ETA to teach English.

          On September 06, 2013, ETA had an orientation meeting with Science Management and International Cooperation Department, Education Faculty and Foreign Language Division of Education Faculty. The meeting had the presence of:

        - Mr Huynh Xuan Phat - Dean of Education Faculty,

        - Ms To Viet Thu – Chief of Science Management and International Cooperation Department,

        - Mr Bui Manh Quan – Vice Dean of Education Faculty,

        - Ms. Diep Thi Hong Phuoc - Vice Dean of Education Faculty,

        - Mr Nguyen Ai Hoang Chau – Chief of Foreign Language Division, Education Faculty,

And the teachers of Foreign Language Division, Education Faculty.

Chiefs of Science Management and International Cooperation Department and Education Faculty, Foreign Language division assigned the regulations

          In the meeting, the heads of Science Management and International Cooperation Department, Education Faculty and Foreign Language Division assigned ETA the tasks, regulations and requirements of BLU. Accordingly, ETA takes responsibility for teaching listening and speaking skills to students of English major in the academic year 2013 – 2014. Besides, ETA will support English Speaking Club as well as organize some U.S culture events in order to create the best learning conditions for Bac Lieu University’s teachers and students.

In the meeting

          We hope ETA will take part in school activities as well as local traditional festivals in order to understand more about the country, Vietnamese people and culture.

         Also, ETA showed his deep gratitude to the Rector Board, head of Science Management and International Cooperation Department as well as Education Faculty for providing him the best working and living conditions.

ETA took a picture with Education Faculty and Foreign Language Division

            At the end of the meeting, representatives of Science Management and International Cooperation Department, Education Faculty and Foreign Language Division introduced ETA to his workplace and took him for a drive around Bac Lieu city to enjoy kinds of food here.

ETA took a picture with the U.S. Consul in Vietnam – Mr. David Shear and Ms To Viet Thu – Head of Science Management and International Cooperation Department in the meeting with Fulbright Organization.

Translated by: Thanh Phuong