This summer, the University of Windsor will be offering a two-month course in introductory Mandarin! If you are preparing to travel to Mandarin-speaking countries, or looking to broaden your social circle, Mandarin 101 is an excellent place to start learning common greetings, everyday phrases, and traditional customs. The course will serve as an introduction to Mandarin Chinese,
am Ramesh Pokharel, a Ph.D. candidate in Language and Literacies Education at OISE/University of Toronto. I am writing to request you to participate in my doctoral research project entitled “Second Language Writing: A Study of the Learning and Teaching of Academic Writing in a Networked Culture.” This research plans to propose L2 writing pedagogical approaches.