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For Students

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Tutoring is available to all students enrolled in language courses at TMU. 

American Sign Language (ASL and CASL courses)

Meet our ASL Tutor, Sarah!


Tutoring will be offered after Study Week. A booking link will be available soon.

Arabic (ARB and CARB courses)

Meeting our Arabic Tutor, Dana!


Tutoring is available Mondays and Thursdays. Sign up for a session at (external link) .

Chinese - Mandarin (CHN and CCHN courses)

Meet our Chinese Tutor, Lily!


Tutoring will be offered after Study Week. Details will be provided when available.

French Tutoring (for FRE and CFRE courses)

Meet our French Tutor, Rasha!


Students can book a tutoring session at (external link) .

Spanish (SPN and CSPN courses)

Meet our Spanish Tutor, Adriana!


Tutoring will be available Tuesdays 4-5:30 pm on Zoom and Thursdays 5-6:30 pm after Study Week. Booking details will be provided when available.

Hosted by department instructors, all are welcome to join our French Conversation Table and Spanish Conversation Table.

French Conversation Table

If you are looking for an opportunity to practice your French, improve your listening and speaking abilities, join us on this informal conversation series. This is a free event, and all levels are welcome. Open to students, alumni, staff, faculty, and community members.

  • Location: POD 247J
  • Dates & Times: 
    • Monday, October 16, 1-2 pm
    • Wednesday, October 25, 11 am-12 pm
    • Monday, October 30, 1-2 pm
    • Wednesday, November 8, 11 am-12 pm
    • Monday, November 13, 11 am-12 pm
    • Monday, November 27, 11 am-12 pm
  • Contact for Questions: Dr. Ndeye Ba or Dr. Evgenia Timoshenkova

Spanish Conversation Table

¿Quieres practicar español?

Join our Spanish Conversation Table!

A great opportunity to meet new people, learn about culture and practice the language in a nonjudgmental, informal and friendly environment! Snacks will be available.

  • Location: POD 247J
  • Dates & Times
    • Thursday, September 28, 4-5 pm (changed from 3:30-4:30 pm)
    • Wednesday, October 25, 2-3 pm
    • Monday, November 27, 4-5 pm
  • Contact for Questions: Dr. Dorismel Diaz at

Ranjit Singh Dulai Scholarship

This scholarship recognizes the second-year Language and Intercultural Relations student with the highest CGPA. Funded by a generous donation from Mr. & Mrs. Ranjit Singh Dulai.

Marco Fiola Outstanding Translation Scholarship

To recognize academic excellence in a third-year student in the Translation Concentration of the Language and Intercultural Relations program. This award is funded with the kind support of Dr. Marco Fiola.

French Award Prize

Awarded to a LIR student in the French stream with the highest grade in FRE 501.

Spanish Award Prize

Awarded to a LIR student in the Spanish stream with the highest grade in SPN 501.

Dean's List

Each year, those with high academic standings are recognized with a place on the Dean's List. Visit the Faculty of Arts website for a list of award winners from Language and Intercultural Relations.

Students and faculty at Awards Night 2022.