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 World Language Organization [WLO]
2010-2011
   Calendar of Events

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2010 - JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC 2011 - JAN FEB MAR APR MAY

2010 Fall Semester

WLO General Meeting Schedule - Quick View

August

bulletWLO at Spirit Day, Tuesday, August 24, 2010
WLO student volunteers staffed the information table at Spirit Day and helped to make the second IVCC Convocation/Spirit Day activities run smoothly. Our student volunteers at work
bulletWLO General Meeting, Wednesday, August 25, 2010, 11:50 AM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend.

September

bulletHispanic Heritage Month Activities
September 15 through October 15.
bullet Hispanic Heritage Trivia Game
- IVCC A300
Monday, September 20, 12:30 to 1:45 pm and 2:00 to 4:15 pm
bulletProclamation by WLO President Angelina Hernandez de Rodriguez: El grito de la independencia,  a bi-lingual re-enactment of the Proclamation of Independence as performed by every President of Mexico on the anniversary of Mexico's Independence from Spain. 12:00 noon in the IVCC Cafeteria; 12:30 PM in A300.
bulletMeet the 2010-2011 WLO Officers

October   

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WLO General Meeting, Thursday, October 28, 2010, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend. Program:  Paper Skeleton "Calaveras" activity for Día de los muertos.

November

bulletEl día de los muertos* activities in A300
Monday, November 1,  10:00 AM to 10:50 AM and 12:30 - 1:45 PM
Video about the holiday as it is celebrated in Mexico, plus
Día de los Muertos student activities including crafting <calaveras> -
clay skeletons and memorial poems to honor the memory of loved ones.
All members of the IVCC community are invited to join us in making clay <calavera> skeletons and writing memorial poems.

Click here to see photos of these activities.
 

bulletMix It Up at Lunch Day, Tuesday, November 9, 2010, 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM. IVCC Cafeteria.
Break down the walls; cross the line. Make new friends.

        Click here to see photos of these activities.

bulletWLO General Meeting, Thursday, November 18, 2010, 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend. Program: Thoughts on Thankfulness
 
bullet Congratulations to the 2010-2011 IVCC Foundation Spanish Language World Language Scholars, .
 

December

bullet¡Felices fiestas!
 
bullet¡Que tengan éxito en los exámenes!

 

 

SPRING SEMESTER 2011

 

January, 2011   
                                                  

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WLO General Meeting, Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 11:50 AM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend.
...UNDER CONSTRUCTION...

February

bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance - Train -the-Trainer Workshop, Wednesday, February 3, 3 - 4 PM, A300.
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance - Volunteer Interpreter Training Workshop, Monday, February 8, Tuesday, February 9, 3 - 4 PM, A300. Attend at least one session to qualify as a Spanish Language Interpreter for IVCC Tax Assistance 2010.
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, February 11, 2-6 PM, F113
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, February 18, 2-6 PM, F113
bulletWLO General Meeting, Wednesday, February 24, 2010, 11:50 AM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend.
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, February 25, 2-6 PM, F113
 

March  
                                           
WLO Proudly Dedicates March as
World Language Month.
Discover Languages!
Join us in these activities! 

bullet Petitions available on Monday, March 1, 2010, for candidates to WLO office in Spring Election. .Completed petitions and petition statements must be turned in by 4 pm on Monday, April 5, 2010 to A316.  See Professor Pietrolonardo in A316 during published office hours or
download candidate's packet here.  
bullet ballot box
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, March 4, 2-6 PM, F113
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, March 11, 2-6 PM, F113
bulletWORLD LANGUAGE WEEK Monday, March 15 through Friday, March 21, 2010. WLO will feature an information table in the Main Lobby with special events scheduled throughout the week, including a Fair Trade MayaWorks woven and beaded handcrafts sale. Details will follow...                                     
bullet WLO General Meeting, Wednesday, March 17, 2010, 11:50 AM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend.  
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, March 18, 2-6 PM, F113    
bullet  Poisson d'avril Fish Market and Bake Sale.                                         
Wednesday, March 31, 2010, Outside the Cafeteria. 8AM-1PM,
- Fish Market - Share in the French April Fool tradition of Poisson  d'avril , learn what it means to sneak a fish onto a friend's back. With every Bakery purchase, receive your own catch of fish to "distribute".
-  Bake Sale - Enjoy some wonderful francophile treats or try some gruesome sounding/looking [although delicious] April Fool  fish
treats. This will be a memorable bake sale. 8-)                                                                                                                                                                                               
bullet¡Viva la Causa! 
Wednesday, March 31, 2010, IVCC Cultural Centre, Time TBA.  Film and Discussion in Honor of the Birthday of Labor Organizer
and Founder of the American Farm Workers Movement, César Chavez                                                                                                                

April 

bullet WLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, April 1, 2-6 PM, F113
bulletComplete Candidate's Petition Packet with Position Statement and 24 signatures of current IVCC students must be returned to Professor Pietrolonardo’s office A316, by 4 pm on Monday, April 5, 2010. Names will appear on the ballot in the order that completed petitions are received.
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, April 8, 2-6 PM, F113
                                                                                                                 
bullet WLO Spring Election of Officers to be conducted from 11:00 am through 6 pm on Monday, April 12, 2009, in Professor Pietrolonardo's office A316.
bullet WLO General Meeting, Wednesday, April 14, 2010, 11:50 AM - 12:30 PM, A300. Monthly meeting; all members and prospective members welcome to attend.   
bulletWLO Service Learning Tax Assistance Thursday, April 15, 2-6 PM, F113  
 
bulletAnnual Meeting of World Language Association and Zeta of Illinois Chapter, Sigma Delta Mu - National Spanish Honor Society. Monday, April 11, 2011, from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm in B216. Includes installation of 2011-2012 WLO Officers, Initiation of Honor Students to IVCC's Zeta of Illinois Chapter of Sigma Delta Mu  and a Celebratory Meal. Advance reservations required. Guests are welcome.

May

bulletCinco de Mayo Fiesta Luncheon, Thursday, May 5, 2011, 11:00 am to 1:00 pm, 
bullet    See the photos from Cinco de mayo 2011                    
bullet    See the photos from Cinco de mayo 2007                   
 
bullet...and more to come in Fall 2012...           

 

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