Conversation Groups

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Conversation Groups are a SAFE place to practice your English language skills. They are a great way to learn more about KU, Lawrence, and American Culture! Conversations Groups are a fantastic place to make new friends!   

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Important Information

Dates: January 30 - April 14, 2023

Days/Times: Assigned days/times only

Location: 2042 Malott Hall

Questions: Please contact the AEC Office.

  • All students enrolled in AECL (listening/speaking/grammar) courses are required to attend and actively participate in ten conversation group sessions (50 minutes each).
  • Students can make up no more than two sessions.
    • One make-up session is allowed the week of March 6-10.
    • One make-up session is allowed April 24-26.
  • Attendance will be taken and reported to instructors weekly.
  • Conversation group attendance will be included in course grades.

Cultural Events and Activities

The AEC partners with other departments to offer activities that support KU's international community.