College of DuPage, Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2C06C (For more information)
Name and Position of Contact Person:
Jill Granberry, Associate Professor of English Language Studies
email@example.com - Email is preferred choice of communication
Days/Hours Available for Service Learners:
First priority given to students who are available between 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. There may be availability 7 to 9 p.m.
Description of Organization:
English Language Studies is a specialized language program at College of DuPage that enrolls students from all over the world for the purpose of learning academic English and American culture.
Description of Service Learner Role:
Service learners will work in pairs or small groups with English language students using teacher-directed activities. The service learning students need to be comfortable discussing personal opinions and practices as they relate to their own culture and/or as they relate to American culture. Ideally, the service learning student will be a native speaker of English and will be prepared to model standard forms of English. Familiarity with COD and community resources is also a plus. This placement site is ideal for students who have an interest in traveling abroad or wish to expand their global worldview learning as a result of this experience.
- Complete a short application form
- Have an open mind, an interest in other cultures, and a desire to expand global perspectives
- Native speakers of English preferred
Number of Placements Available:
10 to 20
Student Services Center (SSC) Room 3258
Fax: (630) 942-4596
Monday to Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.