Travel in Korea: Mandarin Club Bilingual Chat in Harvard's Longwood Medical Area

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Harvard School of Public Health

677 Huntington Avenue, Kresge Longwood Medical Area, Brigham Circle · Boston, MA

How to find us

Show your CURRENT LOCAL ID to the HSPH Security Guard, then UP the open indoor stairwell (follow signs to Kresge 204)

Location image of event venue

Details

下午6点到晚上8点

* Mandarin speakers want to practice English (and reduce their Chinese accents)? * English speakers want to learn Mandarin? * Nerdy Chinese folks want to bring friends and have a fun, FREE "outing" in Boston just talking with nerdy strangers in English or Mandarin?

Schedule:

• Before 6 pm - free conversations - so arrive early - as early as 5:30 pm

• 6-7 - Introductions

• 7-8 pm - Yiying Joey Wu "Travel in Korea"Korean culture, food, and tourist attractions ('tourist traps' vs. what is of enduring value and worth visiting)" - why Chinese and other people would want to visit Korea; what Koreans want to show to them

PowerPoint Presentation in BOTH Mandarin AND English

• 8-9:30 pm - small Mandarin-speaking groups

• 8-9:30 pm - English language pronunciation and grammar workshops

After 9:30 pm - free conversations - so stay late

Our stable location is Kresge[masked] in the most gracious and globally conscious Harvard School of Public Health, where health-conscious and energy-conscious building and curriculum modifications have been made.

All attendees need to register IN ADVANCE to get an HSPH building permission for the night.

E-Mail [masked] to register your intent AND sign YES on this meetup.

下午6点到晚上8点3

PLEASE (try to) request by 4 pm the day before the Tuesday evening event.

* Harvard Square to LMA is about 30 minutes on #66 bus or the M2 Harvard bus. * Green Line E-Line comes to the building. * Walking from the Orange Line takes about 5-10 minutes. * Walking from Brookline is about 10 minutes. * MFA, NEU, Wentworth, and Colleges of the Fenway are adjacent. * Route 9 comes right into the area. * Street parking is FREE from 6 pm onward.

Show your CURRENT LOCAL ID to the HSPH Security Guard, the UP the open indoor stairwell (follow signs to Kresge 201, 202, 203, or 204).

• E-Mail [masked] for a building pass if you don't have a Harvard ID.

• We convene in Kresge 204

• You will ask the HSPH security guard WHICH of the four rooms we're using that night, and where that is.

Read more and register:
http://boston.craigslist.org/gbs/grp/4459835157.html
https://www.facebook.com/events/1416506121953190/

PLEASE plan to show up early so we can begin our 'bilingual introductions' on time, so our presenter can begin (and end) on time.