Conversation Circles

Conversation Circle Group Picture

Conversation Circle Group

Conversation Circles are a volunteer program sponsored by the English Language Institute (ELI) which was started more than twenty years ago to promote intercultural exchange and to provide international students and scholars at U-M with opportunities to practice English in an informal, casual setting. In each Conversation Circle, a small group of non-native speakers of English (up to 6 people) are paired with a native-English-speaking volunteer for a weekly hour-long conversation.

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