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Students pay tribute to Joris De Roy

Students pay tribute to Joris De Roy

29/05/2017 - 07:45

Shortly after the death of Joris De Roy, we received an email from one of Joris' students, asking if we would be interested in publishing some student tributes to this great teacher. We quickly agreed. So, all this week, former and current students of Joris honour his memory in their own words. Today's tribute comes from Isabelle Spaninxs, who learned of Joris' passing shortly after returning home from her study abroad in Belfast.

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 BELTA mourns the passing of Joris De Roy

BELTA mourns the passing of Joris De Roy UPDATED

24/05/2017 - 17:10

On Monday, 22 May 2017, after a weekend in the Ardennes with his wife, sons, and family, Joris De Roy died after suffering a stroke. Joris was our BELTA Board Sponsorship Officer, and in this post, we celebrate the wonderful work that he did for BELTA.

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From the BELTA President's Desk: David Crystal Weekend

From the BELTA President's Desk: David Crystal Weekend

20/05/2017 - 16:47

Did you miss BELTA Day 2017 and your chance to see David Crystal live and in person? Well, good news: there is another opportunity for you to experience what the 250+ participants experienced on 13 May 2017.

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BELTA Day 2017: It's a wrap!

BELTA Day 2017: It's a wrap

15/05/2017 - 09:43

BELTA DAY 2017 This past Saturday (13 May 2017), around 250 participants descended on Brussels to attend the 5th Annual BELTA Day, featuring plenary speaker and IATEFL Patron, Mr David Crystal. BELTA President, John Arnold, shares some of the highlights of the day in this post!

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BELTA Day lands in the 23rd spot in the Language Industry Awards (Now with the video interview)

BELTA Day lands at 23rd spot in the Language Industry Awards (UPDATED)

12/05/2017 - 08:31

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