Thursday, December 13, 2012
Fordham Business Challenge 2013 and is a scholarship competition for students around the world, particularly Europe, to win a scholarship to study a specialized Master of Science program at Fordham Graduate School of Business in New York City fall 2013.
Scholarships available for the following Master of Science programs:
MS in Quantitative Finance
MS in Global Finance
MS in Media Entrepreneurship
MS in Investor Relations
MS in Business Analytics
MS in Marketing Intelligence
MS in Business Enterprise
3-Continent Master of Science in Global Management
Competition: the competition consists of answering a series of multiple-choice question sets and answering an essay question that relates to applicant's chosen MS program.
Prizes: there are 16 scholarships in total, 8 full- and 8 half-scholarships.
(8) first place winners will receive a full-tuition scholarship and will be invited to the prize ceremony which will be held in New York City in April 2013.
(8) second place winners will receive a half-tuition scholarship.
Eligibility: Open for college seniors, recent graduates and young professionals worldwide.
Deadline: February 1, 2013.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
An extremely important information for English language learners and teachers!
http://americanenglish.state.gov/ is a website for overseas teachers and learners of English as a foreign language. This website is an extensive resource center not only for American English language teaching and learning, but also for American culture. It provides a variety of engaging materials and resources for teachers' professional development and for students in the classroom.
It also contains a new video game "Trace Effects" for learning American English and culture.
Gamers interact and solve puzzles in a virtual world filled with diverse English-speaking characters. In the game, students take a dynamic journey through the United States, traveling to cultural locations like Kansas, New Orleans, the Grand Canyon, New York City, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C.
December 12 - the official launch of American English and Trace Effects.