Gathering Arcitcles - iEnglish 英文讀書會 http://www.ienglishclub.tw Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:50:53 +0800 Open Source Excellence RSS Feeder en-gb 20180224_10 of the Best Workouts for Weight Loss http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/ http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/ 20180224_10 of the Best Workouts for Weight Loss

20180217 Gathering Canceled because if CHINESE NEW YEAR

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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

10 of the Best Workouts for Weight Loss

Article Link

Article Link_2

1. After Chinese New year, did you do exercise? Do you do exercise regularly?

2. What kind of exercise you usually do? Why would you like to choose that?

3. Do you have some tips of losing weight? Please share with us.

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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: Link

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, 12 Feb 2018 22:58:21 +0800
20180210_Graham V. Connor - The Birth of the Objectively Reasonable Officer in the United States http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/352-20180210-graham-v-connor-the-birth-of-the-objectively-reasonable-officer-in-the-united-states.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/352-20180210-graham-v-connor-the-birth-of-the-objectively-reasonable-officer-in-the-united-states.html 20180210_Graham V. Connor - The Birth of the Objectively Reasonable Officer in the United States

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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

Graham V. Connor - The Birth of the Objectively Reasonable Officer in the United States

Article Link

Optional:
The case comes to life with the following radio show:

Article Link_2

If you want to know a lot more information about the case…

Article Link_3

1. What was the case about? What is the repercussion of this ruling?
2. Are there any worries that you may have with the ruling of this case?
3. What are some of the comments that you see on the internet in regards to news where the police used force?

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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: Link

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, 06 Feb 2018 23:23:46 +0800
20180203_New Year’s Resolutions Versus New Year’s Realities http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/351-20180203-new-year-s-resolutions-versus-new-year-s-realities.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/351-20180203-new-year-s-resolutions-versus-new-year-s-realities.html 20180203: New Year's Resolutions Versus New Year's Realities

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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

Article Link_2

1. What are your New Year's resolutions for 2018? (You could also share what birthday or Christmas wishes you made before, or you're going to make)

2. What are the possible contributing factors that cause you to fail your New Year's resolutions year after year?

3. What are the aspects you may reflect yourself from the past to set yourself up for a powerful, productive and astounding year?

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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: Link

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, 29 Jan 2018 23:58:14 +0800
20180127: How To Plan a Biking Trip in Taiwan http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/350-20180127-how-to-plan-a-biking-trip-in-taiwan.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/350-20180127-how-to-plan-a-biking-trip-in-taiwan.html 20180127: How To Plan a Biking Trip in Taiwan

20180127

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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

1. Have you tried any biking tour? Please share your experience with your table.

2. If you are going to go for an one day (or half-a-day) biking tour, where would you like to go?

3. Have your biked in other countries? How was that experience? Please share with your table.

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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: Link

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) Mon, 22 Jan 2018 08:57:45 +0800
20180120: I Learned this from a Movie: The Tenth Man http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/349-20180120-i-learned-this-from-a-movie-the-tenth-man.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/349-20180120-i-learned-this-from-a-movie-the-tenth-man.html 20180120: I Learned this from a Movie: The Tenth Man

20180120

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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 Article Link2 (Optional: Read this for more historical background and in-depth look)

1. The conversation in the video mentioned three big events with the final event leading to changes in Israel's intelligence system, what was that change?

2. Discuss examples where you can apply this in you own life.

3. What things can be done to facilitate the application of this system in an organization?

 

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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: Link

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) Mon, 15 Jan 2018 23:54:20 +0800
20180113: Will Robots Take Our Children’s Jobs? http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/348-20180113-will-robots-take-our-children-s-jobs.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/348-20180113-will-robots-take-our-children-s-jobs.html 20180113: Will Robots Take Our Children’s Jobs?

 

20180113

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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

1. Do you think your job is in danger of being taken over by robots or AI? Please discuss reasons as to why or why not.

2. What steps have you taken (or will take) to adjust for AI in the future workplace?

3. What are some examples of AI replacing humans mentioned in this article? In what way do you think future generations will deal with jobs being replaced by machines?

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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: Link

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) Mon, 08 Jan 2018 08:56:07 +0800
20180107 Ditching materialism for the simple life http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/347-20180107-ditching-materialism-for-the-simple-life.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/347-20180107-ditching-materialism-for-the-simple-life.html 20180106: Ditching materialism for the simple life

 

20180104

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 know the idea of Danshari? Explain it to your partners.

2. Do you have your own rules about getting rid of possessions? Share them with others.

3. In your opinion, how to live a simple life? Please discuss it with others

 

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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: Link

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) Thu, 04 Jan 2018 00:11:06 +0800
20171223_What really matters at the end of life http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/345-20171223-what-really-matters-at-the-end-of-life.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/345-20171223-what-really-matters-at-the-end-of-life.html 20171223_What really matters at the end of life

20171223

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 ever experienced the death of someone that really mattered to you? Do you think they were unburdened at the end of their lives? If not, then how can it be changed?

2. If you found out that you can only live for one more year, what kind of things would you like to do?

 

3. What do you think of euthanasia? Do you think people have the rights to control their own death?

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!)

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, 20 Dec 2017 00:43:02 +0800
20171209_For Centuries, A Small Town Has Embraced Strangers With Mental Illness http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/343-20171209-for-centuries-a-small-town-has-embraced-strangers-with-mental-illness.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/343-20171209-for-centuries-a-small-town-has-embraced-strangers-with-mental-illness.html 20171209: For Centuries, A Small Town Has Embraced Strangers With Mental Illness

To give your listening skills an exercise, listen to the podcast linked in the article!

 20171209

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 attitudes towards mental illness do people of Geel have that is different from most other people?

2. What would be the biggest obstical to overcome if we try to implement Geel's system of care for people with mental illness?
 
3. Do you think you can handle having one of the "borders" mentioned in the article living with you/your family?

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!)

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, 05 Dec 2017 01:29:50 +0800
20171202_Teenagers are growing more anxious and depressed http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/342-20171202-teenagers-are-growing-more-anxious-and-depressed.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/342-20171202-teenagers-are-growing-more-anxious-and-depressed.html 20171202: Teenagers are growing more anxious

and depressed

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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

1. How often do you check social networks? Why do people spend so much time using social networks? What are the pros and cons of using social networks?

2. According to the article, what is the correlation between adolescents’ time spent on social networks and their mental troubles? What are the possible explanations in your opinion? There is a sentence in the article: “the study does not prove causality.” What does that mean?

3. How do you compare spending time using social networks to joining iEnglish’s activities, such as gatherings and outings?

 

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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!)

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)

iEnglish Map

 

 

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r98222020@gmail.com (Matthew) Wed, 29 Nov 2017 01:14:33 +0800
20170923: Extreme Ownership http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/333-20170923-extreme-ownership.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/333-20170923-extreme-ownership.html 20170923: Extreme Ownership

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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

1. What was the main point in the video? Was he clear in the message?

2. How was this TEDx Talk different form the other TED or TEDx talks you have seen?

3. What did you feel while watching this video?

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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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:34:41 +0800
20170916: 10 Lessons That Travel Has Taught Me http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/332-20170916-10-lessons-that-travel-has-taught-me.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/332-20170916-10-lessons-that-travel-has-taught-me.html 20170916: 10 Lessons That Travel Has Taught Me

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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

1. There are 10 lessons that the writer thinks that travel has taught her. Which do you think is the most important one? What you have learnt from travel?

2. Please recall your travel experience and share the most unforgettable one to us: Where did you go? What did you do? Why is it so unique to you?

3. What do you think activities of travel can contribute to our society?

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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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Mon, 11 Sep 2017 21:30:11 +0800
20170909: Stupid Things My Sister Believed as a Kid http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/331-20170909-stupid-things-my-sister-believed-as-a-kid.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/331-20170909-stupid-things-my-sister-believed-as-a-kid.html 20170909: Stupid Things My Sister Believed as a Kid

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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

1. What stupid things you had believed in as you were a kid and until when you don't believe it anymore?

2. Please share with your friends at your table which fairy tale you liked the most when you were a kid?

3. Parents like to tell terrifying stories to scare their children for some purpose. Do you or will you do it to your kids? If yes, which one do you tell them?

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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!)

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)

iEnglish Map

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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Tue, 05 Sep 2017 11:19:17 +0800
20170701: Lessons From the Great Male Skirt Rebellion of 2017 http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/321-20170701-lessons-from-the-great-male-skirt-rebellion-of-2017.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/321-20170701-lessons-from-the-great-male-skirt-rebellion-of-2017.html 20170701: Lessons From the Great Male Skirt Rebellion of 2017

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. Does your workplace allow men and women to wear shorts in front of clients? If not, what's the reason behind?

2. Do you think it is appropriate for a woman to wear shorts? Can a man wear a skirt? Why do you think so?

3. What will you do if you were the bus driver or the school boy in the article? Will you join the protest? Why or why not?

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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!)

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)

iEnglish Map

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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:26:01 +0800
20170624: The Power of Belief -- Mindset and Success http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/320-20170624-the-power-of-belief-mindset-and-success.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/320-20170624-the-power-of-belief-mindset-and-success.html 20170624: The Power of Belief -- Mindset and Success

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Video Link

1. Do you agree with the speaker's idea that there'll be a lot of difference between a fixed mindset and a growth mindset when learning a whole new thing?

2. Please share with your team your experience about dealing with obstacles. Did you think in a fixed mindset or a growth one? What if you changed to think in another way?

3. Please carry out the following practice: one person shares his/her life experience or achievement, then others give their praises leading one to develop a growth mindset.

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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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:01:49 +0800
20170617: Are Friends More Likely to Make You Happy Than Family as You Age? http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/319-20170617-are-friends-more-likely-to-make-you-happy-than-family-as-you-age.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/319-20170617-are-friends-more-likely-to-make-you-happy-than-family-as-you-age.html 20170617: Are Friends More Likely to Make You Happy Than Family as You Age?

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. After reading the article, do you think friends are more likely to make you happy compared to your family as you age?

2. What are things that your friends can help with that your parents can't?

3. Do you prefer to hang out with friends or family? What do you like to do with them in your leisure time?

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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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:08:16 +0800
20170610: How to Make Stress Your Friend http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/318-20170610-how-to-make-stress-your-friend.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/318-20170610-how-to-make-stress-your-friend.html 20170610: How to Make Stress Your Friend

 

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Video Link

1. In what situations do you feel stressed most? Apart from those mentioned in this article, what other physical reactions do you have when getting stressed.

2. Do you think you're a calm and collected person? Share us a difficult and stressful situation that you faced and how you overcame it.

3. The author found that stress increases the substance that makes you crave for physical contacts. It's also the same substance that protects your cardiovascular system. Furthermore, caring or being cared by others enhance the benefit. So we'd like each table to find out its members who feel stressed and try to show support to them.

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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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Sun, 04 Jun 2017 21:12:58 +0800
20170325: Against Empathy http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/309-20170325-against-empathy.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/309-20170325-against-empathy.html 20170325: Against Empathy

Against Empathy

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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I
** Warning: Long Article

1. Have you ever had reservations about the benefits of empathy in any way before reading this article? How did you feel about the author's argument?

2. When the article discussed the difference in brain scan images of a Buddhist monk in the state of "sentimental compassion" and "great compassion", do you feel that you have a similar experience in life sometimes?

3. Do you think there are any trends or phenomena in people today that is the result of using "too much" empathy?

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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:45:34 +0800
20170318: Doesn't religion cause most of the conflicts in the world? http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/308-20170318-doesn-t-religion-cause-most-of-the-conflicts-in-the-world.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/308-20170318-doesn-t-religion-cause-most-of-the-conflicts-in-the-world.html 20170318: Doesn't religion cause most of the conflicts in the world?

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link I

Article Link II

1. Describe an ideal religion. what should this religion preach about?

2. Have you ever met a person of a certain belief who preaches about the teachings of their religion but acts hypocritically?

3. After reading Article 2, what is your response to the question at the end of the article?

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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:49:40 +0800
20170311: A kinder, gentler philosophy of success http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/307-20170311-a-kinder-gentler-philosophy-of-success.html http://www.ienglishclub.tw/joomla/en/gathering-sites/307-20170311-a-kinder-gentler-philosophy-of-success.html 20170311: A kinder, gentler philosophy of success

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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?

3. How do you think this news or issue will be viewed 10, 100, 1000 years from now? Has a similar event occurred before in history?

Session II: Article Discussion

Article Link

1. Job snobbery means that people judge you by the job you have or by the title on your business card. Have you ever encountered it? If yes, how did you react?

2. Have you experienced career anxiety? What's the context and how did you deal with it?

3. What's your definition of success?

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!)

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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ericatakeru@gmail.com (Yun Han Chang) Sun, 05 Mar 2017 22:58:33 +0800