Trilingual Workshop Saturday, May 11, 2013

We are proud to announce our next workshop:

Aspectos Sociales y Culturales del Español: Parte 1

Workshop Description:

In this workshop, participants will explore the socio-cultural aspects of Spanish during the 21st Century. By the end of the workshop the participants will be able to identify key historical aspects of Spanish, recognize the different Spanish dialects, know the difference between proverbs and idioms, and be updated with new Mexicanismos (linguistic features peculiar to Mexican Spanish) and Anglicisms.

Workshop will be presented in Spanish.

Presenter Bio:

Roberto Treviño is originally from Mexico. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (Mexico) and a postgraduate in Financing Consulting from Universidad Iberoamericana (Mexico). He also holds a postgraduate in Marketing from the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education. Mr. Treviño has earned a Certificate in Spanish Culture and Language from La Fundación Universitaria Iberoamericana, A.C. He has participated in reading and composition workshops in several colleges.

In the teaching field, Roberto has taught at institutions of higher learning on topics pertaining to World History and Spanish. Private companies, such as IBM, HP, Procter & Gamble, EDS, COMEX, and SHELL have hired him to present technical courses and seminars. In his free time, Mr. Treviño likes to read, and write essays.

Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Time: 9AM- 4PM

One hour lunch on your own

Place: Berwyn Public Library
Board Room
2701 Harlem Ave
Berwyn, IL 60402

Cost: IL Mano a Mano member: $25
Non-member: $35

CEUs: 0.6 RID CEUs available via PINRA. If you are requesting CEUs, please email secretary@illmano.org before Wednesday, May 1, 2013, 12PM CST.

Registration Form

Name: _________________________________________________________

IL Mano a Mano member?  ?YES    ?NO      Member NO:_________________

email: _________________________________________________________

Are you requesting RID CEUs? ?YES          ?NO

If yes, please send an email to: secretary@illmano.org

Amount enclosed: $_______

  • Please make payment payable to: IL Mano a Mano
  • Send payment to IL Mano a Mano Treasurer, c/o Lucy Lopata, 3712 Forest Road, Brookfield, IL 60513
  • Payment must be postmarked by Wednesday, May 1, 2013.
  • Will have registration at the door.


Esteban Amaro
Secretary
IL Mano a Mano
secretary@illmano.org
www.illmano.org