Newton Fund 2017 “researcher link” workshop held at NWU
The “Researcher link” workshop, initiated by Newton Fund, UK was held on March 3 on Taibai campus. Vice president Zhang Yunxiang, director of British Council Zhou Xiang and trainer Dr. Rachael Brazil attended the opening ceremony and made speeches at the opening ceremony.
The workshop was cosponsored by NWU and British council, which involves the participation of various departments including NWU teacher’s development centre, NWU office of international affairs and Northwestern Polytechnic University teaching development centre. 25 teachers from both universities signed up for the training.
The three-day interactive workshop will provide instruction on modules including thesis abstract writing, public speaking, email communication, academic writing etc, which will enhance trainees’ capability of effective communication facing people from different backgrounds.