On the 21st of November, our university hosted a respectable guest Dr.Elka Todeva, Professor of Applied Linguistics from SIT Graduate Institut,USA.

The guest made a tour in SDU campus with the director of IRO. After that, she introduced her presentation about new trends in language teacher education and curriculum design to our Master, PhD degree students, dean, coordinators, teachers from TESOL. Then IRO director and the dean of Education and Humanities Faculty with the guest discussed the opportunities of collaboration between SIT and SDU.

The main purpose of this meeting was to increase our academic staff members’ proficiency in a topic which was mentioned above.

Traditionally, members of SDU’s International Relations Office took a photo with the honourable guest and exchanged with symbolical gifts.