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Title: ELI weekly : the weekly newsletter of the English Language Institute
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Place of Publication: Gainesville, Fla.
Publication Date: November 30, 2007
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* KSC
* TOEFL


* CELT
* Birthdays


The ELI Weekly



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( Center See the Space Program in action!


T he Weekly Newsletter of
the English Language Institute
Volume 104, Issue 13
November 30, 2007


On Saturday, December 1s, we are
headed to the home of our space
program, Kennedy Space Center!

Would you like to see where the space
shuttles take off? Would you enjoy
hearing the history of and future plans
for space travel? Well, you can do all
this at Kennedy Space Center. There are
so many fun and exciting things to do
there:
You can watch an exciting 3-D
movie about space cities in the
next century.
You can take a bus tour of the
Space Center
You can watch and IMAX
movie about the NASA
program
You can tour the Saturn V
rocket center, the Shuttle Plaza,
the Rocket Gardens, the Mars
Exhibit, the Astronaut
Memorial, and the Gallery of
Space Fight.

We will meet at the TRiP Office at 8am
and probably get back around 10pm.
This is a van trip; remember, if the van
does not fill up, we cannot go on the
trip! The cost of van tickets is "^ and
admission to the Space Center is $38.

Join us!


The ELI's Institutional TOEFL will be
given on Friday, December 7th, at 2pm
in the Communicore at Shands. The
Registration Schedule for the TOEFL is
as follows:

FULL-TIME ELI STUDENTS
Friday, November 30h, 1pm
Room 250NRN

MUSLIM STUDENTS'
REGISTRATION
Friday, November 30h, 3:30pm
Room 250NRN

IMPORTANT NOTE
#1. You MUST be on
time. If you arrive even
ONE MINUTE late,
you will not be permitted
to register at the regular
time. You will have to
register with the part-
time and non-students,
and you will be
permitted to register only
if there is space. You


will also have to pay a

late fee of $40. NO

EXCEPTIONS.

If you have a problem and cannot
register at your assigned time, please
come to the ELI Main Office BY
WEDNESDAY, November 28. to
receive a different registration time.

PART-TIME ELI Students and
Non-ELI Students
Tuesday, December 4t, 9am, Room
331NRN

Part timers, remember that you also
must sign up in the ELI Main Office
ASAP in order to have a space at
registration.

IMPORTANT NOTE
#2:
Everyone, bring A
PICTURE ID AND A
NUMBER 2 PENCIL to
TOEFL registration.
If you don't bring your ID, you will
not be permitted to register, and if
you forget your pencil, you may
delay the process.


Hihlght












On Thursday, December 13th, we will be
giving the CELT, our exit test, during
extended Reading/Writing Class Hours.
There will be no late exams and no
late students admitted to the exams.
All ELI students are required to attend
and take the test in order to receive a
certificate of completion from the ELI.
Please remember to be on time. If
you arrive late to the test, you will not be
permitted to take it, and you will not
receive a certificate of completion from
the ELI. The schedule is as follows;
sections refer to Reading/Writing
classes.


8:15am-10:30am:
Section 31
Section 40
Section 41
Section 50
Section 51
Section 60
Section 3


341BNRN
311NRN
313NRN
.34 II RN
341ANRN
341 NRN
309NRN


3:00pm-5:15pm:
Section 10/20 311NRN
Section 30 341NRN
Section 1 341ANRN
Section 2* .34' "I -RN*
, ..r--New Room and Time)


Part-timers not taking Reading/VW, ii_
please see Scott in the ELI Main Office
to receive a test assignment.




Next weekend, we will be holding our
End-of-Semester Barbecue! Details will
be on the Activities Board and in next
week's Weekly.




Not enough room this week, folks!
We'll return with the columns next
week.




> Library Fines and Infirmary
Fees-Since we're coming closer to
the end of the semester, we just
want to remind you that now is a
good time to think about clearing
up any fees and fines that you might
have with the university. If there
are any outstanding balances owed,
we won't be able to release any of
your academic information or
certificates to you.
> Part-time students and TOEFL:
Part time students, don't forget-if
you wish to take the ELI TOEFL
with the other students, you must




U I UNIVERSITY of
UF FLORIDA
English Language Institute
PO Box 117051
315 Norman Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-7051, USA
Phone: (352) 392-2070
Fax: (352) 392-3744
Email: StudyEnglish@eli.ufl.edu
Webpage: www.eli.ufl.edu


actually sign up for it in the ELI
Main Office, Room 315. If you
have not already done so, please go
and sign up as soon as possible.




The following are ELI birthdays from
November 30-December 6:

Students:
December 3: Marianela Santana
December 4: Salah Abohelaika

Staff:
None this week!

Happy Birthday, one and all!




With deepest apologies, when we ran the
B-Term Countries Represented column
a few weeks back, we inadvertently
omitted one country...this semester, we
have our first-ever student from
Mozambique!




To die is nothing, but it is terrible not to
live.
--Victor Hugo




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