Hyderabad: Ms. Vivienne Valles Thomas, an English language fellow at the United States Embassy in New Delhi, will start working at Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) in September for a term of ten months.
This was conveyed to Prof. Syed Ainul Hasan, Vice-Chancellor, MANUU, by Ms. Ruth Goode, Regional English Officer, US Embassy, during their meeting on April 18. In partnership with MANUU’s Centre for Professional Development of Urdu Medium Teachers (CPDUMT), the US Consulate in Hyderabad will also help organize a three-week teacher training programme. Prof. Ainul Hasan expressed his desire to build a “Linguistic Empowerment Cell” at MANUU while accepting the offer of partnership from the American Consulate. In this one-of-a-kind endeavour, he sought their help.
T. Senthil Kumar, Cultural Affairs Assistant of the US Consulate in Hyderabad, and Dr. Mohammed Yousuf Khan, in charge MANUU’s Training and Placement Cell, were also present.