Visiting group of English language teachers from Iraq

On Friday, April 3, the English Language Center hosted a visiting group of English language teachers from Iraq. The teachers were in Philadelphia as part of the Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program organized by the International Visitors Council (IVC) of Philadelphia.  The visiting teachers represented the University of Baghdad, University of Maysan,  and University of Babylon,  among others.  They had attended the annual TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) Convention in Denver, CO.  March 24-28. Pictured are the visiting Iraqi faculty, accompanying staff, and faculty and staff from the English Language Center.