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Milan vs. Liverpool International Champion Cup – July 30

The Berkeley International House has a limited number of tickets available for non-residents for the Milan vs. Liverpool International Champion Cup! First come, first served — selling out fast!

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/i-house-summer-programs-2016-tickets-25678339605

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To our students and their families:

Our thoughts go out to those who have lost family or friends in France, Turkey, and southern Thailand.  Please let us know if we can help you in these turbulent times.

Bastille Day around the Bay

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http://insidescoopsf.sfgate.com/blog/2015/07/07/where-to-celebrate-bastille-day-in-the-bay-area/

http://sf.funcheap.com/bastille-day-street-party-sf/

Special Friday Office Hours for Summer ESL Course Drop/Adds

Friday is the deadline to drop a course and get a refund.  And it is the deadline to add most ESL courses, as most instructors will not take late adds after this week.

You will need a signature to add ESL courses.

The office in 112W Hearst Gym will be open between 10:30am and 2:30 pm on Friday 08 July to help process your requests.

 

 

Welcome to Summer ELS 2016!

We would like to warmly welcome the students of Summer English Language Studies 2016.  Looking forward to a summer of great classes, exciting traveling, and new friends.

Come visit us at 112 Hearst Memorial Gym.

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Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Another wonderful option: Free admission to the newly reopened Berkeley Art Museum and reduced ticket prices for films at the Pacific Film Archive.  See BAMPFA for Students for more details.

Photo: Iwan Baan.

Photo: Iwan Baan.

Best of Berkeley 2016

Summer session students: A list of must-visit places to get you excited about your upcoming trip to Berkeley.

The Daily Californian: Best of Berkeley 2016

Friday 03 June: Deadline for Visiting International Student Applications

We still have spaces in many sections:
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 6A, Section 005
English Language Studies: Academic Speaking
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 6B, Section 002
English Language Studies: Academic Vocabulary
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 6E, Section 002
English Language Studies: Grammar and Editing
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 6F, Section 004
English Language Studies: Listening and Speaking
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 7A, Section 004
American Culture through the Media
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 7B, Section 002
The Beat Generation
 
COLLEGE WRITING PROGRAM 7G, Section 002
English Language Studies: City and Community
 
See the online schedule of classes for details.

Courses Still Available in our Six-Week Session

Still interested in English language courses during our 05 July – 11 August session?

The deadline for students needing visas has passed, but we still have spaces in some classes if you are interested. Do you need a visa? See Students Who Do NOT need an I-20 or DS-2019 from UC Berkeley

 

MTWTh 9:30-12:00

CCN 19546: Colwrit 8-Integrated Skills (reading, writing, listening, speaking), 4 units

 

MW 9:30-12:00 + fieldwork component

CCN 19672: Colwrit 5K-Culture, Communication, and the Media; 3 units

 

MW 14:00-16:30 + fieldwork component

CCN 19446: Colwrit 5F-English, Research, and Human Rights; 3 units

CCN 19618: Colwrit 9I-Conflict Resolution Skills; 3 units

 

TTh 9:30-12:00 + fieldwork component

CCN 19574: 9A-Academic Research, 3 units

 

TTh 14:00-16:30 + fieldwork component

CCN 19459: Colwrit 5H-English, Research, and Sustainability; 3 units
CCN 19608: Colwrit 9G-English for the Health Sciences, 3 units
CCN 19656: Colwrit 9V-English for Science and Engineering, 3 units

New sections open!

We have just opened the following sections for summer 2016:

July 05-August 11

Medical English
Colwrit 9G, Section 1
TTh 2:00-4:40
CCN 19608

English for Science and Engineering
Colwrit 9V, Section 3
TTh 2:00-4:40
CCN 19656

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July 25-August 11:

Listening and Speaking
Colwrit 6F, Section 3
MTWTh 2:00-4:40
CCN 19480

Listening and Speaking
Colwrit 6F, Section 4
MTWTh 2:00-4:40
CCN 19482

Conflict Resolution Skills
Colwrit 6I, Section 2
MTWTh 9:30-12:00
CCN 19496

Visit our courses page for more information.