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English as Second Language Program Building at SWOSU
September 20, 2013
Southwestern Oklahoma State University students studying Spanish have partnered with the Westcentral Oklahoma Literacy Coalition to tutor students and the area Hispanic community who speak English as a second language.
The program, which is open to the public, is held on Mondays from 5-7 p.m. in Room 203 of the Campbell Building on the Weatherford campus.
The public is invited to enroll in the sessions.
Dr. Hector Garza and Dr. Cynthia Peña coordinate the English as a second language tutoring program at SWOSU. Renee Decker is director of the WOLC.
This semester the Spanish Division at SWOSU started an internship program with the WOLC. Juan Manuel Ramirez of Spain will be helping with the coordination of the literacy program and assisting Garza. Gerardo Borjas of Clinton is working with Decker in the WOLC office.
English as a Second Language tutors include SWOSU students: Breanna Cary, Altus; Adriana de Santiago, Guymon; Mackenzie Bergagnini, Ponca City; Bailey Bell, Weatherford; and Ramírez and Borjas.
For more information on the program or how to become a tutor, contact Garza at firstname.lastname@example.org or 580.774.3093 and Peña at email@example.com or 580.774.7052.