Contact the English Language Study Center

Contact the English Language Study Center

English Language Study Center Faculty and Support Services

ELSC faculty members at Penn State Behrend are highly qualified professionals who hold advanced degrees in linguistics, applied linguistics, and TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages). These faculty members cumulatively have over fifty years of experience teaching English language learners in the United States and at schools and universities around the world. Their shared passion is helping their students to learn and achieve. The ELSC is an integral part of the B.A. in English degree’s Writing Program within the School of Humanities and Social Sciences.

 

Contact us at:

Name Office Telephone Email
Dr. Mary Connerty,
ESL Program Director
#7 Carriage House, Annex 2 898-6067 mcc12@psu.edu
ELSIE Carriage House, Annex 2   ELSIE@psu.edu

 


Faculty/Tutor:

Name Office Telephone Email
Dr. Mary Connerty #7 Carriage House, Annex 2 898-6067 mcc12@psu.edu
Michelle Fowler #9 Carriage House, Annex 2 898-7012 mdf33@psu.edu
Massimo Verzella Kochel 130 898-7011 muv56@psu.edu
Ashley Weber #8 Carriage House, Annex 2 898-6531 aaw19@psu.edu

 

 
Penn State Behrend’s multilingual support programs include:

Name Office Telephone Email
The Office of International Students, including BEAM mentors (a peer mentoring program for English language learners) Reed 1 898-7101 DiversityBehrend@psu.edu
The Learning Resource Center, including faculty and peer student tutors 203 Lilley Library 898-6140 bdtutor@psu.edu
The John M. Lilley Library Lilley Library 898-6106  
The Center for Adult Students 20 Erie Hall 898-6700 behrendadultctr@psu.edu
The Office of Community and Workforce Programs 210 Burke 898-6103 bd-continuinged@lists.psu.edu
Fatima Kelly, Retention Coordinator, Admissions 109 Metzgar Center 898-6100 fzp15@psu.edu