Week at a Glance

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English Forum

Dr. David Bell, from the Universidad de Alicante in Spain, will speak at the English Forum Series this week in Alumni 110. Bell will cover the following topics: “Teaching English Abroad” on Friday, Feb. 7, at 4 p.m.; “Teaching Listening Skills” on Monday, Feb. 10, at 4 p.m.; and “The Challenges and Opportunities of Teaching Adults” on Tuesday, Feb. 11, at 6 p.m.

“Dr. Bell has varied experience in teaching English in Spain, and he’s a good speaker,” Dr. Grace Hargis, a member of the English faculty, said. More information is available from Hargis at [email protected].

Student Body Movie 

The Student Leadership Council will host a movie showing for the student body on Saturday, Feb. 8, in Stratton Hall. The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey will be shown at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets cost $2 and will be sold at the Activities & Organizations office beginning Feb. 4 at 8 a.m. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door on the day of the showings. “We wanted to find something students would be interested in and maybe haven’t even seen yet,” said Jamie Yow, one of the SLC event coordinators. “It’s an inexpensive activity where you can have fun with friends.”

Health Science Career Fair

The University Nursing Association will host a Health Science Career Fair from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, in the Riley Reception Room. All nursing students are encouraged to attend the event and to bring their résumés. Representatives from the Greenville Health System, nurse staffing agencies and other health service organizations will be present to speak to students about full-time employment opportunities in the nursing field.