Spring Festival Celebration 2018 Highlights

Spring Festival 2018 Highlights

ELI’s Spring Festival Celebration, held on Friday, February 16th, was a HUGE success!  This live-streamed event received more than 600 views, and was attended by more than 100 students! Some of the highlights of the night included: Dean Watson and Dr. Stevens recorded videos, wishing students “Happy Spring Festival” in … Continue reading

Looking to the future – Dr. Stevens and UD visit Greece

Dr. Stevens Greece trip

In mid-January, University of Delaware (UD) English Language Institute (ELI) Director Dr. Scott Stevens, accompanied by a delegation including UD President Dennis Assanis, First Lady Eleni Assanis, Dr. George Watson, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, and a cohort including additional UD deans, directors and department chairs, traveled … Continue reading

ELI hosts Brazilian and Panamanian teacher groups

PDPI group photo

The University of Delaware (UD) English Language Institute (ELI) is honored to be hosting two groups of high school English teachers from Panama and Brazil to the University of Delaware to participate in intensive English language and teacher-training programs. The 20-person Panamanian group, Panama Bilingue arrived on January 11th  for … Continue reading

ELI mourns the passing of two beloved tutors

Within the space of less than one week, ELI has lost two wonderful tutors: Paula Rusinko and Keila Brown. Paula passed away on Monday, January 30th, following complications arising from a surgical procedure. Paula was a long-term ELI tutor and qualified speech pathologist who helped hundreds of students.  Despite her long and … Continue reading