ORIENTATION WITH ENGLISH TEACHING VOLUNTEERS
On March 28, 2016 Bac Lieu University officially had an orientation meeting to welcome Sheikh Mohd Waie Bin Sheikh Nordin and Haji Muhammad Syukri Bin HJ Hamdani - English Teaching Volunteers (ETVs) from SJ Viet Nam. The meeting delightedly had the presence of:
+ Mr. Huynh Xuan Phat - Dean of Education Faculty,
+ Ms. To Viet Thu – Chief of International Co-operation Department,
+ Mr. Nguyen Ai Hoang Chau – Head of Foreign Language Division – Education Faculty,
+ Ms. Nguyen Thi Anh Dao – Vice Head of Foreign Language Division – Education Faculty,
+ Ms. Huynh Hong Hoa – Vice Head of Foreign Language Division – Education Faculty,
and officers from International Cooperation Department.
In the meeting, the heads of International Cooperation Department, Education Faculty and Foreign Language Division, firstly had a warm welcome to the two ETVs, then provided them with information about the regulations, the tasks and requirements of BLU for their working. Accordingly, during 3 months working here, ETVs takes responsibility for teaching listening and speaking skills, organize activities to help students of English major develop their communicative skills as well as the self-confidence to speak in front of the crowd. Besides, ETVs will support English Speaking Club and organize some Brunei culture events in order to create the best learning occasions for Bac Lieu University’s students to practice what they have studied.
Furthermore, ETVs will take part in activities and local traditional festivals, which helps them understand more about the country, people, culture in Vietnam generally and in Bac Lieu City particularly. ETVs showed their deep gratitude to the Rector Board, heads of International Cooperation Department and Education Faculty for providing them the good working and living conditions. They also promised to try all their best to impart their knowledge to help the students have more knowledge and speak English confidently.
Taken and written by: Hong Ngoc