To stay updated on what’s going on around YBU and ILC, pick up a free copy of the 6th Edition ILC Times. This edition includes information on the Learning Advisory Program, Learner Voices from the ILC, Russian Culture Days, and Chinese Culture Days at the ILC. Take home a free issue to practice your English… Read More Announcing the 6th edition of the ILC Times
We know that Turkish people love music. Why not use music to practice English? This month, the ILC hosted its first ever Karaoke Party. Students teamed up with YBU’s foreign teachers to sing popular English music, such as Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Titanic’s soundtrack, Jason Mraz, and more. If you would like to see Karaoke… Read More Karaoke Party at the ILC
Do you ever need a quiet place to relax and read? Come and hang out in the ILC! We now have a new reading corner with soft, purple couches and lots of free English reading materials. Just come and ask the ILC front desk for something to read — we will be happy to lend… Read More Check out our Reading Corner!
Do you like nature? So does the ILC! On March 24th, students joined Stephanie Howard to pot baby plants. Students had the opportunity to practice their speaking skills, relax, and take a little plant friend home. For future ILC activities, check with the ILC front desk and visit the ILC Facebook page.
Reading is one of the most important ways to learn a language. The ILC wants to congratulate two wonderful students that dedicated themselves to reading English this first period. Gülsüm Tav was awarded for reading the most number of readers, and Ayşe Yılmaz was awarded for coming in second. The university recognized their achievement with a… Read More Congratulations to the ILC’s Top Readers of First Period
If you are looking for tips, tricks, and recommendations in improving your language skills, take home the ILC’s “Ideas for Learning” guidance pamphlets. They’re free! These will help you figure out what strategy is best for you in learning a language. We have information on 15 types of skills, and 4 types of strategies. In addition,… Read More Ideas for Learning: Guidance in your Language Learning
On January 12th, the ILC welcomed representatives from the United States Embassy for an information session on the famous Work-and-Travel program. The ILC was happy to see the room packed with students, and a crowd full of questions. Every year, this program draws interest from many students in YBU, as well as across Turkey –… Read More Work-and-Travel ILC Session: The US Embassy comes to YBU