On the 6th of May 2011, second day of First International Conference on Foreign Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics (FLTAL), His Excellency Patrick S. Moon, US Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina paid a visit to Rector of the International Burch University, and gave opening speech on occasion of second day conference opening.
This was a first visit of H.E. Patrick S. Moon to International Burch University, and using this opportunity US Ambassador expressed his pleasure on such conference organization on practice of teaching English and other languages saying: ¸¸US Embassy is proud to support the presence at this conference by distinguished American academics Dr. Susann Guess from Michigan State University and Dr. Larry Selinker, Director, Research Production Associates¸¸.
H.E. Patrick S. Moon thanked to International Burch University for hosting conference as ¸¸it shows this Universities’ ongoing commitment to Bosnia and Herzegovina and to academic excellence¸¸.
After the Ambassador’s introductory speech, IBU Rector, Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Padem presented a gift to H.E. Patrick S. Moon and expressed his sincere thanks for support of the FLTAL conference.