Exciting Workshops!

A. Ateneo CORD's Managing Effective Meeting Workshop, March 5, 2008 (Special Price for Ateneo Offices!)

The Ateneo Center for Organization Research and Development

Invites you to the

Managing Effective Meeting Workshop

The Managing Effective Meeting Workshop is a one-day course that will help participants gain a better appreciation of effective meetings and provide them with the necessary tools for better management of meetings.

At the end of the program, participants are expected to:

1. Describe the meeting process and enumerate their roles/responsibilities as facilitators

2. Develop skills in creating marketing materials for meeting.

3. Differentiate effective and ineffective meetings

4. Identify ways of handling meetings effectively

5. Understand how individual differences can be managed for more productive meetings

Module Description

Module I: Before the Meeting

Participants will learn about major considerations in a meeting – identifying the participants and the facilitator of the meeting as well as the other administrative preparations for a meeting.

* Preparing and marketing the meeting agenda
* Profiling your participants and the facilitator for the meeting

Module 2: During the Meeting

In this module, the participants will be guided on how to improve their skills as facilitators during meetings.

* Communication and Listening Skills of the facilitator of the meeting
* Managing Group Dynamics
* Negotiation and Conflict Management Skills

Module 3: After the Meeting

A deeper understanding of what works better would bring about productive ways of pl ann ing for future meetings.

* Assessment of the output of the meeting
* Next steps

Schedule: March 5, 2008
Venue: TBA

Program Fee: P 4,000 inclusive of materials and meals
* Special Price for ATENEO OFFICES - P3,800 only

For interested parties, please fax or email the attached registration form to Ateneo CORD:

Tel No: 426-5931
Telefax No: 426-6065
Email: ateneocord@admu.edu.ph

Hurry and reserve now! Limited slots available!

Ateneo Center for Organization Research and Development
2/F Hoffner Building , Social Development Complex,
Ateneo de Manila University,
Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights ,
Quezon City, Philippines
Tel: (02) 426-6282 and 426-5931
Fax: (02) 426-6065
Email: ateneocord@admu.edu.ph
Website: http://cord.ateneo.edu

B. Summer 2008: Nihongo for Young People

Japanese Studies Program
Ateneo de Manila University

Summer Program 2008

Basic Japanese Language

What is Nihongo for Young People?

Established in 1966, the Japanese Studies Program of Ateneo de Manila
University has been providing quality education on Japanese language. Nihongo
for Young People is part of our outreach program that is open to young people
from 12 to 18 years old. Our goal is to promote the understanding of Japan
through its language in the young generation.

What can I learn?

Nihongo for Young People is a course for beginners. It focuses on basic
communication skills, particularly through speaking and listening. The course
also introduces a basic knowledge of Japanese characters for everyday use in

At the end of the course, you will be able to:
- Use basic Japanese in a variety of everyday situations
- Express your ideas in simple Japanese
- Understand what you are told in Japanese
- Recognize basic Japanese characters, especially Hiragana

When and where will it be?

Period: March 31 - April 11, Monday - Friday
Time : 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Venue : Natividad Galang Conference Room
H.V. Dela Costa Building
Loyola Heights Campus,
Ateneo de Manila University
Quezon City


- Please send registration form by fax, email or mail one week before the class
- Payment is 3,000 pesos including handouts and other materials.
- If paying in check, please make it payable to Ateneo de Manila University.
- Payment may also be deposited at the Ateneo bank account.
- Accomplish the Deposit slip in three copies.
- Fill out the slip clearly and provide the following information:
Bank : Metro Bank
Account Number : 559-3-55900031-1
Account Name : Ateneo de Manila University
(Below the account name, please write: JAPANESE LANGUAGE COURSE.)
- Send the original copy of the validated deposit slips or fax a copy to the
Japanese Studies Program, Ateneo de Manila University.

For details, please contact us at:
Japanese Studies Program
Ateneo de Manila University
School of Social Sciences
Room 209, Ricardo & Dr. Rosita Leong Hall
Katipunan Road, Loyola Heights
Quezon City 1108
Telefax: 426-4326 | Phone: 426-6001 local 5248
c/o Marian Salvador
Email: japanese@admu.edu.ph

Hiroko Nagai-Yabut, Ph.D.
Japanese Studies Program
2/F Ricardo and Dr. Rosita Leong Hall
School of Social Sciences
Ateneo de Manila University
Loyola Heights, Quezon City
Telephone: (632) 426-6001 local 5248
Facsimile: (632) 426-4326
Email: japanese@admu.edu.ph