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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
'Survival Spanish' Classes
Offered In The Spring
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900

MAILED: March 30, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — "Survival Spanish" will be offered during April and May at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
The classes will run from 5-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays April 5-May 12 in room 314 of Hibbard Hall.
The course is designed to help participants learn basic Spanish to meet their needs for business or travel. The language skills emphasized will help participants who work in area multi-cultural settings or businesses as well as those who travel to Spanish speaking countries.
Among the course objectives are to familiarize participants with the language, customs and culture of the Spanish speaking world, with an emphasis on Mexico, and to promote cross-cultural understanding.
Instructors will be Dale Omtvedt Gable and Josette Migawa. Gable has more than 15 years teaching experience in Spanish and adult education. She currently teaches Spanish and English as a Foreign Language at UW-Eau Claire. Migawa has more than 20 years experience teaching in adult and secondary education and at the university level. She currently teaches Spanish and English as a Second Language at UW-Eau Claire.
The cost is $295. Pre-registration is required. The course is certified for 2.4 Continuing Education Units through UW-Eau Claire's Arts and Sciences Continuing Education office.
UW-Eau Claire's departments of foreign language and business communication, and the College of Arts and Sciences Continuing Education in cooperation with UW-Extension will sponsor the course.
For more information or to register, call Jean Peterson at (715) 836-2031 or e-mail her at

UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741

Updated: March 30, 1999