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It will sensitize children to language learning, help them acquire an awareness and appreciation of other cultures, enhance their understanding of the native language and hopefully motivate them to pursue language study. Our goals are to introduce the children to different facets of the target language and culture, expand their existing knowledge and increase their abilities in speaking and listening while incorporating some reading and writing in the target language. We emphasize functional language use and cultural awareness. Our small class sizes allow us to work more closely with your children and maximize learning outcomes. \r\n\r\nMultiple-child/-program discounts are available (10%). To qualify, registrations must be on the same transaction. Need-based scholarships are available as well. Please contact our office for more information.\r\n\r\nClasses will be cancelled if fewer than five students enroll. 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A minimum of one year of any foreign language is required.\r\n\r\nMultiple-program/child discounts are available (10%). To qualify, registrations must be on the same transaction. Classes will be cancelled if fewer than five students enroll. All classes meet in Wells Hall.\r\n\r\nJapanese meets on Fridays from 5:30-6:30 p.m., starting Jan. 25 and running for 10 weeks through April 19, 2019. There will be no class meetings during MSU's Spring Break (March 4-8) and area schools' Spring Breaks (March 25 - April 5).","msu:eventid":"1541520664731","msu:sponsorid":"1","msu:inputsponsor":"Administration","msu:displayedsponsor":"public","msu:displayedsponsorurl":"","msu:date":"01/25/2019","msu:time":"5:30pm - 6:30pm","msu:timebegin":"5:30pm","msu:timeend":"6:30pm","msu:timebeginalt":"17:30","msu:timeendalt":"18:30","msu:categoryid":"52","msu:description1":"Our weekly accelerated language classes offer a conversational supplement for students with prior experience. 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For this reason, among others, the most powerful rare isotope accelerator in the world, FRIB, is currently under construction in the heart of Michigan, on the campus of Michigan State University. Celebrating the International Year of the Periodic Table of Chemical Elements, this talk will focus on how each of the elements and their isotopes can be synthesized inside stars, and how FRIB will give us unique access to the rarest of these isotopes to help us better understand how the universe works.","msu:eventid":"1547584347839","msu:sponsorid":"1","msu:inputsponsor":"Administration","msu:displayedsponsor":"public","msu:displayedsponsorurl":"","msu:date":"01/26/2019","msu:time":"10:30am - 11:59pm","msu:timebegin":"10:30am","msu:timeend":"11:59pm","msu:timebeginalt":"10:30","msu:timeendalt":"23:59","msu:categoryid":"1","msu:description1":"The elements we see around us are forged in the burning fires of stars. 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