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Faculty & Staff of the ELC

Bill Albertson William Albertson Instructor
MSEd TESOL
BA Chinese Studies
PH: 215.895.2022 Language and Communication Center
Room 122

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  • Language learning strategies
  • Language and linguistics
  • Academic writing
  • Public speaking
Benjamin Barnett Benjamin Barnett Instructor
MSEd TESOL
PH: 215.895.2022 Language and Communication Center
Room 122

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  • ELC Student Union
  • Places to visit in Philadelphia
  • American culture
  • Traveling within the United States
Dr. Rehab (Rubie) Ghazal Rubie Ghazal Director
PhD Education Administration
MA Teaching English as a Second Language
BA Applied Linguistics
PH: 215.895.5911 Language and Communication Center
Room 104

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  • American university culture
  • Academic advising
  • Applying to graduate programs
  • Exploring the United States
  • Anything!
Travis Harman Travis Harman Associate Director, ELC Programs
MA English as a Second/Foreign Language
PH: 215.895.6705 Language and Communication Center
Room 123

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  • Drexel International Gateway Program
  • Studying as an undergraduate at Drexel University
  • General questions about the ELC
Greg Jewell Greg Jewell Assistant Teacher Professor
MA Applied Linguistics
PH: 215-895-1058 Language and Communication Center
Room 110

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  • IELTS Test
  • TOEFL Test
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
Simon Kelly Simon Kelly Adjunct Instructor
MSEd TESOL
PH: 215.895.2022 Language and Communication Center
Room 122

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  • Personal Statement writing for Graduate Admissions
  • Academic Writing
  • Public Speaking
  • English for Engineers and Technical Writers
  • Outdoor activities in Philadelphia
 Donna McVey Assistant Teaching Professor
MA, TESOL
BA, Biology
PH: 215.895.4957 Language and Communication Center
Room 122

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  • How to improve writing and test taking skills
  • Academic advising
Anne Politz Anne Politz Assistant Teaching Professor
MS TESOL
BA International Relations
BA Italian
PH: 215.895.2067 Language and Communication Center
Room 122

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  • Working as a TA
  • Academic writing
  • Reading novels
  • Listening to podcasts
  • Hiking and exploring nature trails in Philadelphia