English Language Learning

OELL Director Presents at Stockholm Conference

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    OELL Director John Hepler & Dr. Paul Birevu Muyinda (Makerere University, Uganda)
    Hepler, 2017
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    Shenaz Shaffee (Lado International Institute) & OELL Director John Hepler
    Hepler, 2017
June 09, 2017
John Hepler presented at the 2017 International Conference on Education in Stockholm, Sweden, held on June 4-8, 2017.

Washington College’s John C. Hepler, director of the Office of English Language Learning, chaired a session and co-presented at the 2017 International Conference on Education (ICE) in Stockholm, Sweden. Co-presenting with the Academic Director of Lado International Institute, Ms. Shenaz Shaffee, Mr. Hepler presented “Challenges & Successes Encountered in Launching an Intensive English Summer Program.”

(l.-to-r.) Dr. David Hansen (Oslo Institute of Science & Technology, Norway), Dr. Jill Maggs (New York Institute of Technology, Nanjing China Campus), & OELL Director John Hepler at the 2017 International Education Conference in Stockholm, Sweden - June 8, 2017.

Sponsored by the Clute Institute, the conference was held June 4-8, 2017, at the Scandic Continental hotel. There were 159 participants in attendance at the conference, representing 37 countries across six continents. The presentation submission process was competitive, with 489 proposals submitted and only 130 selected for presentation, representing a 26% acceptance rate. Mr. Hepler and Ms. Shaffee’s presentation was well received with 25 conference participants in attendance.



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