Spring 2024 End of Term Party – Farewell ELP

End of Term Party

Join us in celebrating the end of the Spring 2024 semester! Chatham University welcomes students from a variety of countries, cultural backgrounds, and language ability. This celebration is to acknowledge all the hard work our students have done this semester and award certificates to those who are finishing the English Language Program.


3:00 – 3:15

3:15 – 3:25 Opening remarks by Office of International Affairs

3:30 – 3:45 Games

3:45 – 4:00 Certificates and Gifts

4:00 – 4:30 – Cake Cutting and Group Photos

4:50- Closing remarks.


Quick Facts!

ELP students came from 23+ countries including Saudi Arabia, Japan, China, Mexico, Vietnam, Brazil, and Colombia (to name a few!)

ELP began as a summer “English Language and American Cultural Orientation Summer Program.”

400+ students have attended the Chatham ELP since 2012! Some of these students have gone on to advanced degrees at Chatham and other institutions.

Chatham has hosted partner students from institutions in Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, India, China, Vietnam, Pakistan, Brazil, Mexico, Turkey, and Sweden!

Students Graduating in Spring 2024

  • Sofia , BS Exercise Science
  • Size , BA Visual Arts
  • Joyce , BA Marketing
  • Owais , BA Self-Designed- BA Business Accounting in Global Context
  • Memuna , Masters of Sustainability

Exchange Students Spring 2024

  • Eunji , Seoul Women’s University
  • Ayela, IREX Global UGRAD

                  ELP Students Spring 2024

  • Johanna
  • Ming
  • Rouda
  • Shabib
  • Amy
  • Amira
  • Rawan

THANK YOU! For all the support you give students and programs at Chatham University.

We could not do it without each of you!

Special Thanks to all the faculty and staff who have made this program special. Including:

Sylvia Shipp                   Dr. Linh Phung                           Karin Chipman

Peter Kolenich             Chanel Nernberg                        Kate Emory

Marina Razgarina       Heather McNaught                     Michael Jacques

Jennifer Tober              Rachel McTernan                       Alina Volper

Andy Decker