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New ESL club holds first meeting

New ESL club holds first meeting

Michael Nijmeh, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat

De Anza students and instructors packed the student council chambers A, waiting to hear about the first ESL club meeting on Oct. 26. Club officers and advisor were pleased to see the outcome. “We would like to continue this club as long, as long as possible,” said Angelica Matyssik, 19, nursing major. According to Maria Marin, ESL instructor, the club w...

Cross Cultural Partners program fosters connection between ESL, non-ESL students

Cross Cultural Partners program fosters connection between ESL, non-ESL students

Abhiram Rishi Prattipati, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2018


Filed under Campus Beat, Campus Beat, Features

ESL instructor Webb Hamilton leads Cross Cultural Partners program to help International students speak English fluently and assimilate with American culture, while giving non-ESL students insight different cultures.  The program has currently about 200 students and they want an increase in it. Due to insufficient non...

Tutoring help goes beyond math, English

Zee Wang, Staff Writer

November 18, 2013


Filed under Features

The Student Success Center offers De Anza College students many tutoring options beyond the expected tutoring for English writing and math problems. The SSC also offers services such as the Listening and Speaking Center, general subjects tutoring, adjunct study skills class and Academic Skil...