This is a required activity that allows you to converse in an informal setting with a native speaker from his/her native Spanish speaking country.  The meeting will last 30 minutes.

Your facilitator  will report to your instructor. Your instructor will assess your grade based on these categories:

Punctuality (Did you join the conversation on time?)

Participation (Have you actively participated in the conversation?)

Preparation (Were you prepared in advance so that you could have a better experience?)*

Respect (Were you considerate and cooperated with a positive attitude?)

Heritage Speakers - Session II

For this meeting, please be prepared to talk about your heritage, including your last name, its meaning, the country of origin of your parents or close relatives. Include what makes them proud about their origins and what makes you proud as well. Be prepared to answer some questions and perhaps ask other participants.