Nov
10
10:00am10:00am

Public Speaking Seminar

Learn how to captivate with effective presentations! Our public speaking seminar will review common mistakes so you don't make them. By the end of our seminar, you'll learn how to appear confident, credible, natural, and persuasive in front of any audience.

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Nov
17
3:00pm 3:00pm

Education in America

What is an I20? What are the differences between IELTS, TOEFL, SAT and GRE exams? How do I choose a school? Where do I find scholarships? What is needed for the student visa interview? We will address all these questions and more during our free advising seminar.  

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Sep
8
5:00pm 5:00pm

Talent Show

Got talent? Show us! You'll have five minutes to perform, dance, sing, tell a story, or make your audience laugh. A panel of judges will decide the winner and first and second runner-ups. Prizes will be awarded to all winners. Register in advance by sending us a Facebook message or visiting our office. Contestant fee: 200NPR per performer.

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Sep
5
12:00pm12:00pm

Meet and Greet Representatives from U.S. Universities

Join USEF-Nepal EducationUSA Advising Center, U.S. Embassy, Nepal, and representatives from various American universities for a "Meet and Greet" at Learning House. Participants will have the opportunity to meet American guests for personal discussions on studying in U.S.A. and finding scholarships.

REPRESENTATIVES FROM:

U.S. Embassy Kathmandu

USEF-NEPAL

McNeese State University

Northern Kentucky University

Ohio Wesleyan University

Saginaw Valley State University

Shoreline Community College

University of South Dakota

Westminster College

Youngstown State University

SPACE LIMITED. ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED: http://bit.ly/Sept5LearningHouse

We are limiting the number of attendees to maximize your time with each representative. We strongly suggest early registration to secure your participation in this exclusive event.

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Aug
11
2:00pm 2:00pm

Patient Care: A Conversation with Michael Buxton

This event is specifically recommended for pre-nursing and med school students. Join Mr. Michael Buxton, a medical volunteer and world traveler who will be assisting students at Learning House. Mr. Buxton studied Business Administration at University of Colorado Boulder and has served as an EMT for Air Care International. He is currently a Product Operations Specialist for Stemgent, a leading supplier of cellular reprogramming products and research.

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Aug
9
4:00pm 4:00pm

Bobby's Farewell

Let's give Learning House's #1 All-Rounder a proper send-off before he starts his new life in Canada! Stellar student, teacher, barista, volunteer coordinator and more --- Bobby has been an instrumental part of our Learning House family and will be greatly missed. We are so proud of you, Bobby!

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Jul
28
4:00pm 4:00pm

Nepali film industry: A conversation with Rajendra Shalabh

With over 29 years in radio, TV, film, and media industries, Mr. Rajendra Shalabh brings a wealth of experience to Learning House. An esteemed educator in Kathmandu, Mr. Shalabh has written and produced Nepali TV serials, directed Nepali feature films, produced television commercials, directed documentaries and music videos, and is an active radio and TV show host. Mr. Shalabh is presently Managing Director of Everest Film Academy, a one-year course that offers students experiences in acting, directing, scriptwriting, and cinematography. 

Join Mr. Shalabh for an informative conversation on the trajectory of the Nepali film industry and learn more about the opportunities available for established and upcoming artists. This event is free to attend. 

ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Click here to register.

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Jul
28
2:00pm 2:00pm

Raspberry Pi 2 Open House

Raspberry Pi 2 is a credit card sized computer designed to teach programming skills and how computers work. Work on a problem with a friend or play around with the components to design a project of your own. All are welcome to attend. For more information, watch: https://youtu.be/uXUjwk2-qx4. 

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Jul
14
8:30am 8:30am

Tips for visa interviews: A webinar with SUNY Plattsburg

Join Mr. Evan C. Bowker, International Admissions Assistant at SUNY Plattsburgh in New York (U.S.A.) for a webinar on the student visa process. Mr. Bowker will be joined by a student assistant, and the two will discuss common confusions about the American student visa interview and tips for success.

All are welcome to attend. Webinar will begin promptly at 8:30AM.

 

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Jul
7
2:00pm 2:00pm

USA Advising + [post] July 4 celebration

The 4th of July marks Independence Day, the day when American Congress signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776. It's a pretty big holiday in the United States, and we will have our own celebration here in Pokhara. This is a perfect time to get your questions answered about America and how to apply for higher education abroad. We are happy to help.

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Jun
23
2:00pm 2:00pm

Conversation Hour

To get better at ANYTHING, you need to practice. Practice your English conversation skills in a friendly, fun environment. Our facilitators are here to help you gain confidence answering and asking questions. All are welcome to attend. 

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Jun
23
12:00pm12:00pm

IELTS Reading Practice

The IELTS reading section is difficult to master. You'll need to learn skimming and scanning skills and be able to effectively paraphrase passages and questions. Practice using a timed test and a sample answer sheet. Advance registration not necessary. Cost: 200NPR per person.

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Jun
9
2:00pm 2:00pm

Free IELTS class

Join us for a free class outlining the speaking section of the IELTS exam. Our teacher will help ease your anxieties and provide tips for the three different sections of the IELTS English language interview. All are welcome to attend.

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May
27
9:00am 9:00am

EDUCATION DAY

Much anticipated all-day event with advisors from the US Embassy, USEF and more. Learn about Bachelors, Masters, and PhD programs in America and hear from specialists on hot topics such as scholarships, F1 Visa information and application guidance. You'll have the opportunity to ask questions and receive one-on-one advice, speak to Nepalis who have studied in America, and meet counselors from the Embassy. Conversation stations will be set up for English practice, and a special guest will perform midday. All are welcome to attend this free event at Dubarthok Banquet Hall in Samsung Galli, Pokhara. 

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May
5
2:00pm 2:00pm

Photography Fundamentals: Skills workshop with Rob Thomas

Join visiting photographer Rob Thomas for a practical workshop on photography fundamentals. Bring your cameras! Mr. Thomas (M.A. Photography, Bolton University) will be leading participants in exercises designed to improve photography skills. This workshop is free to attend. Advance registration required; please email learninghousenepal@gmail.com to reserve your spot. 

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Apr
21
2:00pm 2:00pm

How to write a "Statement of Purpose"

The statement of purpose is one of the most important parts of your university application. Learn what you need to include and how to showcase your unique talents and skills. With an essay that is clear and organized, you'll be admitted into the college of your choosing. 

This workshop will include tips and time to work on your essays with individual feedback from the instructor. All are welcome. Cost: 100NPR per attendee. 

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Apr
7
11:00am11:00am

IELTS Mock Test: Reading Section

To master the IELTS reading section, you must practice. Mock tests help you manage time and improve your score. You will have 60 minutes to complete three reading sections.

Contact our office with questions and to register. You don't need to be a current student of Learning House to participate, all are welcome. Cost: 100NPR per exam.

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