22 June, 2006
America group on working visit to Suva
A Texas-based group is in Suva to help locals with English conversation skills. The group said that they "are here to help locals wanting to better their spoken English". The leader of the group, Josh Boyd, is an associate professor in communications at Purdue University in Indianapolis. The group arrived in the country last Tuesday and take classes in a house at 29 Duncan Road, Suva. Since starting classes on Monday morning, the group has attended to more than 20 locals visiting the home to receive tutoring. The group will be here for 6 weeks and locals interested in attending one of their sessions can contact Bimlesh and Nalish Prasad at 29 Duncan Road or contact them on telephone +679 9348555. The sessions are free of charge and fall from 3 to 7pm on Sundays and 10am to 7pm from Mondays to Thursdays.