Gathering Arcitcles - iEnglish 英文讀書會 http://www.ienglishclub.tw Sun, 21 Oct 2018 08:47:37 +0800 Open Source Excellence RSS Feeder en-gb 20181020: Explain Taiwanese Folklore and Traditional to Foreigners http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/ http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/ 20181020: Explaining Taiwanese Folklore and Traditions to Foreigners

20181020

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

This week, we are going to explore some Taiwanese folk tales and religions, by trying to explain some of these things to foreigners! I have provided a list of things that came up on the top of my head. You only need to explain one thing from Taiwanese folklore. You are not limited to the items listed below.

website: http://www.folktw.com.tw/culture.php - The website is in Chinese, but when you explain, please use English!

Deities / Temples
- 文昌皇君
- 玉皇大帝
- 五府千歲
- 保生大帝
- 關公
- 韓信
- 觀音
- 三太子
- 月老
- 財神
- 媽祖
- 土地公
- 灶神
- 門神

Ceremony / objects / others
- 搶頭香
- 擲筊 / 抽籤
- 收驚
- 安太歲
- 點天燈
- 祖師爺
- 八字
- 神祖牌
- 八家將
- 觀元辰宮
- 觀落陰
- 紫薇斗數
- 念佛機
- 符咒

Horror film related - some of these came from Hong Kong horror films (we are coming close to Halloween right?)
- 養小鬼
- 魔神仔
- 送肉粽
- 農曆七月
- 抓交替
- 打小人
- 下蠱
- 降頭

Article_Link

1. What makes it difficult to explain to foreigners some of the superstitions or folk traditions that we know?

2. What are some of the local things that you had to explain to a foreigner?

3. What are some of the more effective ways to explain these to a foreigner?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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r98222020@gmail.com (Matthew) Tue, 16 Oct 2018 02:31:10 +0800
20181013: McDonald’s Theory http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/387-20181013-mcdonald-s-theory.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/387-20181013-mcdonald-s-theory.html 20181013: McDonald’s Theory

20181013

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article_Link

1. What is McDonald's Theory? How does McDonald's Theory help you to fix pain points you have in your Job/ Career?

2. What are the possible reasons McDonald's Theory failed?
 
3. iEnglish needs gourmets badly. Please suggest solutions to solve iEnglish's gourmet shortage issue with McDonald's Theory.
 

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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r98222020@gmail.com (Matthew) Wed, 10 Oct 2018 00:38:49 +0800
20181006_Curiosity the driving force behind human progress and development http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/386-20181006-curiosity-the-driving-force-behind-human-progress-and-development.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/386-20181006-curiosity-the-driving-force-behind-human-progress-and-development.html

20180825

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Vedio_Link

SelfTest_Link

1. According to the video, what are the four elements of curiosity? Which element do you consider the most important?
2. Are you a curious person? Share your self-test results with your group. Are there any methods to improve curiosity?
3. Has thinking creatively ever helped you overcome any barriers in your job, daily life, or any other situation? Please share your experiences.

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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r98222020@gmail.com (Matthew) Mon, 01 Oct 2018 22:37:18 +0800
20180929: Why every social media site is a dumpster fire  http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/385-20180929-why-every-social-media-site-is-a-dumpster-fire.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/385-20180929-why-every-social-media-site-is-a-dumpster-fire.html

20180825

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. What kind of social media account do you have currently?
 
2. Which social media do you prefer?why?
 
3. Any suggestion for social media company?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Thu, 27 Sep 2018 15:16:21 +0800
20180908: Top Luxury brands across the globe http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/384-20180908-top-luxury-brands-across-the-globe.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/384-20180908-top-luxury-brands-across-the-globe.html

20180825

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. What does the word "luxury" mean to you? Have you bought any luxury product?
 
2. Do you know the brands listed in the article? Can you think of more?
 
3. What reasons do you think that drive the growth of the luxury industry?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Fri, 07 Sep 2018 19:19:52 +0800
20180922: Gathering Cancelled Because of Mid-Autumn Festival Holiday  http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/383-20180908-couchsurfing-more-than-just-a-free-bed-for-the-night.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/383-20180908-couchsurfing-more-than-just-a-free-bed-for-the-night.html

Due to Mid-Autumn Festival holiday this week, our gathering is cancelled on September22th.

However, our weekly gathering will resume as usual on September 29th. Wish you Happy Mid-Automn festival and enjoy BBQ.

20180825

 

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Mon, 03 Sep 2018 22:18:24 +0800
20180901: The Power of Habit: Why we do what we do in life and business http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/382-20180901-the-power-of-habit-why-we-do-what-we-do-in-life-and-business.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/382-20180901-the-power-of-habit-why-we-do-what-we-do-in-life-and-business.html

20180825

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. Please share a few of your, in a general sense, good or bad habits?

2. Habits are triggered by cues which then lead into a routine, and the routine ultimately culminates in a reward. Grasping the concepts is one thing, implementing and inducing that within you is another. Please share your experience of the most difficult thing when you trying to quit or build a habit.   

3. What’s your new year’s resolution in 2018? Please review the progress and help each other to approach it before 2019.

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Tue, 28 Aug 2018 23:59:49 +0800
20180818: Who Decides How Much a Life Is Worth?  http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/381-20180818-who-decides-how-much-a-life-is-worth.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/381-20180818-who-decides-how-much-a-life-is-worth.html 20180818: Who Decides How Much a Life Is Worth? 

20180825

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

Video Link

1. What does Kenneth Feinberg do that makes him famous?

2. If you are put in Feinberg's place, do you think you can handle the stories from those who came to him?

3. Putting a monetary value on those affected by a big incident has caused great controversy. Discuss some of the recent controversies in compensations for big incidents. (i.e. BaXian Dust Explosion that occurred in 2015)

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Tue, 21 Aug 2018 09:19:38 +0800
20180818: Alternative Math http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/380-20180818-alternative-math.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/380-20180818-alternative-math.html 20180818: Alternative Math

20180818

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

Optional Article

1. Have you ever encountered situations where pride and opinions overrides facts like in the video?

2. Solve the puzzle show in the image. There are at least 3 solutions.

3. Should there be a law that prohibits people who doesn't believe in modern science and math from using technological products/services created via scientific method?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Tue, 14 Aug 2018 16:54:23 +0800
20180811: Secret Teacher: parental pressure is crushing my year 6 class http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/379-20180811-secret-teacher-parental-pressure-is-crushing-my-year-6-class.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/379-20180811-secret-teacher-parental-pressure-is-crushing-my-year-6-class.html 20180811: Secret Teacher: parental pressure is crushing my year 6 class

201808011

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. Do you have the experience that your parents wishes you to be outstanding when you are very young? If so, share your feeling when it happened.

2. Have your parents forced you to learn something you don't like (when you were in elementary school for example)? If so, share what you thought at that time.

3. Think back to the way your parents treat you when you were very young. Has the parenting style you experienced left you traumatized in some way?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Tue, 07 Aug 2018 12:02:16 +0800
20180804: Why almost no one is making a living on YouTube http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/378-20180804-why-almost-no-one-is-making-a-living-on-youtube.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/378-20180804-why-almost-no-one-is-making-a-living-on-youtube.html 20180804: Why almost no one is making a living on YouTube

20180804

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. Have you subscribe any YouTube Channel ? What's kind of channel do you like?

2. How many Top 10 Youtuber in Taiwan have you subscribed ? More and more young people like to watch YouTube instead of TV. What's the reason or what do you think?

3. Nowadays, a lot of people use Youtube as a channel to share their daily life or anything they feel interested to share with others. However, is it truly a good thing? Take Ricegum for example, his Hong Kong video showed how far clickbait YouTube trend will go but what about the effect on Kids?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Tue, 31 Jul 2018 00:14:57 +0800
20180728:Three ways good design makes you happy  http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/377-20180728-three-ways-good-design-makes-you-happy.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/377-20180728-three-ways-good-design-makes-you-happy.html 20180728:Three ways good design makes you happy 

Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

Article Link_2

Article Link_3

1. "It's not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” - Steve Jobs. Have you ever experienced a satisfying/disapointing design? For example, a terrible telephone customer service that makes you decide to cut up a credit card or a fantastic recommendation system on a website that helps you make decision quickly?

2. Have you ever designed anything, whether tangible or intangible, that influenced other people's thinking, emotions, or actions? For example, formulating and executing a process that makes family member do what you want, or an innovative solution that makes life better?

3.What do you think life will be like in the future? What are the most urgent or potential issues (e.g., agriculture, environment...etc.) that you think should be resolved now? Can you provide some solutions?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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r98222020@gmail.com (Matthew) Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:40:45 +0800
20180630: Is it Ever Okay to Tell a Lie? http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/373-20180630-is-it-ever-okay-to-tell-a-lie.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/373-20180630-is-it-ever-okay-to-tell-a-lie.html 20180630: Is it Ever Okay to Tell a Lie? 

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

Article Link II 

1. What specific kinds of lies have you told others, or even yourself before? How frequently do you tell them? Did they cause any fallouts or repercussions?

2. How do you describe the term "telling a white lie"? How should the "acceptable" lie and "forbidden" lie be defined in your own perspective?

3. Do you think that truth really hurts sometimes? If you think it really does under some particular situations or occasions, how can it be more diplomatic and tactful rather than be offensive?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Mon, 25 Jun 2018 22:38:15 +0800
20180623: Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission - Religious Freedom v. Non-discrimination http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/372-20180623-masterpiece-cakeshop-v-colorado-civil-rights-commission-religious-freedom-v-non-discrimination.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/372-20180623-masterpiece-cakeshop-v-colorado-civil-rights-commission-religious-freedom-v-non-discrimination.html 20180623: Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission - Religious Freedom v. Non-discrimination

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Video Link I  A quick rundown of the case, with other resources

Video Link II  A quick coverage on the aftermath of the ruling

A show where both sides were interviewed by the same host at different times.

Megyn Kelly TODAY: 

Video Link III   Video Link IV

The View:

Video Link V     Video Link VI

The actual oral argument on audio:

Extremely optional Video Link

1. What happened in this case? How do you feel about it?

2. Can there be a line drawn that balances between the two sides? One being the freedom to exercise religion freely and the other to not be discriminated against in public accommodations.

3. With the upcoming deadline in Taiwan for making adjustments accommodating same sex marriage in government approaching, what problems in the current system needs to be sorted out?

Things that might interest you:

How does the Supreme Count in United States work?

Who was Justice Kennedy? Why is he mentioned frequently in the videos? 

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:33:07 +0800
20180616:Gathering Cancelled Because of Dragon Boat Festival Holiday http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/368-20180616-gathering-cancelled-because-of-dragon-boat-festival-holiday.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/368-20180616-gathering-cancelled-because-of-dragon-boat-festival-holiday.html 20180616: Gathering Cancelled Because of Dragon Boat Festival Holiday

Due to Dragon Boat festival holiday this week, our gathering is cancelled on June 16th.

However, our weekly gathering will resume as usual on June 23th. Wish you Happy Dragon Boat festival and enjoy Zongzi.

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Tue, 12 Jun 2018 00:26:48 +0800
20180602: Achieve the goal http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/367-20180602-if-you-want-to-achieve-your-goals-don-t-focus-on-them.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/367-20180602-if-you-want-to-achieve-your-goals-don-t-focus-on-them.html 20180602: Achieve the goal

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

1. Do you like to set up goals? And have you achieved the goals that you set up?

2. If you are not always able to achieve the goal you set, what do you think is the problem?

3. Try to set up a goal but focus more the behaviors of what you need to do next and share with your group

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Thu, 31 May 2018 23:03:57 +0800
20180609: 5 Keys to Successfully Managing Your Personal Finances http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/366-20180609-5-keys-to-successfully-managing-your-personal-finances.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/366-20180609-5-keys-to-successfully-managing-your-personal-finances.html 20180609: 5 keys to Successfully Managing Your Personal Financesarticle picture

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

1. Do you find it difficult to manage your personal finance? Why or why not

2. Do you agree that not carrying your credit card can help you save up money?

3. Do you have any financial goals? What have you done to achieve your financial goals?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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lucyjustin12336@gmail.com (Justin Lu) Mon, 28 May 2018 21:53:04 +0800
20180526: On social media, privacy is no longer a personal choice http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/365-20180526-on-social-media-privacy-is-no-longer-a-personal-choice.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/365-20180526-on-social-media-privacy-is-no-longer-a-personal-choice.html 20180526: On social media, privacy is no longer a personal choice

 

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

1. Do you think the privacy on social media is important? Why, or why not?

2. Have you ever found some personal information that you didn’t post appearing on social media?

3. Will you still use social media, if the privacy issue cannot be resolved?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Wed, 23 May 2018 14:46:32 +0800
20180519: The future of drones depends on regulation, not just technology http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/364-20180519-the-future-of-drones-depends-on-regulation-not-just-technology.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/364-20180519-the-future-of-drones-depends-on-regulation-not-just-technology.html 20180519: The future of drones depends on regulation, not just technology

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

Article Link II

Drone Attack Statistic

Video Link

Pick two of these Questions to brief

1. Does drone strike make a war easier or harder? Is unmanned system helping soldiers?

2. When it comes to the making decision about life and death, which one is more trustworthy, robot or human?

3. How do you prioritize legality and victory?

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner  (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Tue, 15 May 2018 09:27:26 +0800
20180512: 10 Things You have Heard and Re-told but are Completely False http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/363-20180512-10-things-you-have-heard-and-re-told-but-are-completely-false.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/363-20180512-10-things-you-have-heard-and-re-told-but-are-completely-false.html 20180512: 10 Things You have Heard and Re-told but are Completely False

 

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Session I: Current Events Discussion

NEWS LINK

1. Please share one of the news or issues that you read about this week. Why were you interested in this particular item?

2. What is the significance of this news or issue? Who or what is it about? Was it reported in the media here? How would this affect our daily lives?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I 

1. Did you know the about the things mentioned in the video?

2. Are there any other things that your were told to be true but turn out to be false?

3. Please ask any of your members who doesn't like to wear a seat belt to try the experiment stated near the end of the video.

iEnglish Club Gathering Agenda

14:30-15:20 Session I: Current Events Discussion (News/Free Talk)

15:20-15:30 Feedback I

15:30-15:40 Regrouping & Break

15:40-16:00 Speaker Session

16:00-17:00 Session II: Article Discussion (Please MUST read weekly article)

17:00-17:15 Feedback II

17:15-17:30 Closing (Welcome to have dinner with us!)

18:00 Dinner : 韓食身土不二 (each person 300-400 NTD)

場地費:150NTD (Entrance fee of 150 NTD is paid directly to the venue)

聚會場地:人性空間 5樓(台北市羅斯福路三段286巷4弄1號,捷運公館站4號出口)

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jamescrw@hotmail.com (冠誼 李) Wed, 09 May 2018 09:36:27 +0800