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Does PSU have any conversation partner or language practice groups for Chinese ?

Yes, PSU students can join the following conversation and language practice groups:

The Confucius Institute at PSU offering a Chinese language corner every Friday night from 6:00-6:30 PM in the School of Business, SBA 490.  A Chinese Cultural Event Series follows from 6:30-8:30 PM, featuring invited guest speakers, film screenings, and cultural activities.  

The PSU Intensive English Language Program offers a Conversation Partner Program that pairs native English speaking students with international students in the Intensive English Language Program.  1:1 and group sessions are offered.  If you want to practice Chinese in exchange with helping a Korean students with his/her English, just request to be paired with a Chinese speaking student.  For more info, email: ielpcpt@pdx.edu

International Coffee Hour
Every Wednesday, Fall, Winter & Spring & Summer Terms
3:30-5:30 PM in the Multicultural Center, SMSU 228
Students are invited to drop-in for coffee and conversation with students in PSU's international student community. Want to practice Korea?  Drop in a look for Korean students at this event.   This event is organized by the Organization of International Students (OIS), the Intensive English Language Program (IELP) and the Multicultural Center (MCC).