These workshops are open to the whole Northeastern community and are hosted by students, faculty, and staff. Topics very each term and include English language skills, North American culture, and general tips for academic and social success. A selection of our recorded workshops can also be found here.

Language and Culture Workshops

Summer Schedule

WORKSHOP DATE TIME LOCATION
Library Tour: Getting to Know Snell Library Wednesday, June 1 12-1pm EDT SL 422
Library Resources: How to Perform Effective Research Thursday, June 2 12-1pm EDT/ 9-10am PDT
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Walking Distance Destinations in Boston Tuesday, May 17 1-2pm EDT  Curry Student Center 342
MBTA Distance Destinations in Boston Thursday, June 9 1-2pm EDT Curry Student Center 342
Commuter Rail Distance Destinations in Boston Wednesday, July 20 1-2pm EDT Curry Student Center 342
Shakespeare on the Boston Common: Much Ado About Nothing Thursday, August 4 7:30-10pm EDT Meeting location TBD

 

About the Workshops

Library Tour: Getting to Know Snell Library

Join us for an in-person tour of Snell Library, and experience everything that the library has to offer. An expert librarian will show you how to fine-tune your research process and make the most of our library’s resources. Space is limited for this workshop, so reserve your spot by emailing [email protected]

Library Resources: How to Perform Effective Research

Join us for a virtual tour of Snell Library, and experience everything that the library’s robust website has to offer. An expert librarian will show you how to fine-tune your research process and make the most of our library’s electronic resources.

Walking Distance Destinations in Boston

Want to explore Boston in the summer? Join GSS and Off Campus Housing and Support Services as we learn about student’s favorite destinations within walking distance from the Boston campus.

MBTA Distance Destinations in Boston

Want to explore Boston in the summer? Join GSS and Off Campus Housing and Support Services as we learn about student’s favorite destinations within a short T ride from the Boston campus.

Commuter Rail Distance Destinations in Boston

Want to explore Massachusetts in the summer, take advantage of the $10 all inclusive weekend passes!? Join GSS and Off Campus Housing and Support Services as we learn about student’s favorite destinations within a short Commuter Rail trip from the Boston campus.

Shakespeare on the Boston Common: Much Ado About Nothing

Join GSS at the return to FREE Shakespeare on the Boston Common! Bring a blanket and a picnic as we watch one of Shakespeare’s most popular and frequently performed plays. This is a comedy about two couples entangled with a tragedy, where love and justice nevertheless manage to prevail with vigorous joy.