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)

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* 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?


• 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.


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.

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