Resources for Students – Multilingual Support

Seven Steps to Success at College  (A one-page handout with advice for any student starting college)

St. Olaf Writing Desk  (A link to the campus writing center, a team of trained peer tutors who offer reader feedback and writing support to any St. Olaf student.)

Online Writing Labs — Purdue University and Excelsior College

St. Olaf Speaking Space  (A link to to the campus speaking center, a team of trained peer tutors who offer feedback and practice with presentation, discussion and conversation skills to any St. Olaf student.)

Conversation Partners  (Trained peer tutors who meet one-on-one with students looking for personalized support with verbal language skills and cultural adjustment. For more information, please make an appointment with Anne Berry.)

International Friendship Program  (Information about a cross-cultural exchange program that connects members of the local community with 1st- and 2nd-year international students)

Learning to Join the Conversation  (A Prezi that shows the steps we take when we join academic conversations — small and large, spoken and written)

What Is Your Conversational Style: Bowling, Rugby or Basketball?  (A five-minute interview with Roseanne Skirble that summarizes the sports metaphor for conversational style)

Career Resources for International Students  (A link to the Piper Center’s list of resources for international students)

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