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Elzibieta Newman

Ms. Elzibieta Newman

Ms. Elzibieta Newman
Assistant Master Technical Instructor
English

 

Biography:

Ela Newman is an assistant master technical instructor in developmental writing. She earned her M.A. in English literature and TEFL from Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland. She taught English at Torun’s Kosciuszko Preparatory School, and served as head of the school’s English Section for five years. Later, she worked for Whatcom Community College in the state of Washington, where she taught various ESL writing and grammar classes, and coordinated the Family Literacy Program. She has taught Composition as well as College Writing Skills courses at UTB's Department of English since 2004. Her academic interests focus on the writings of Joseph Conrad, Sappho’s poetry, second language grammatical transfer, and stylistic variation in contemporary English.

Degrees:

M.A. in English Literature, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland
TEFL, Nicolaus Copernicus University in Torun, Poland

CV/VITAE: E. Newman Vitae

Classes Taught:

Composition – ENGL 1301 and ENGL 1302
World Literature – ENGL 2332 and ENGL 2333
College Writing Skills – ENGL 0320 and ENGL 0321

Joined UTB:

August 23, 2004

Area of Specialty and Responsibility:

Developmental Writing

Previous Experience:

Taught English at Torun’s Kosciuszko Preparatory School
Served as head of the school’s English section for five years
Worked for Whatcom Community College in the state of Washington and taught various ESL writing and grammar classes and coordinated the Family Literacy Program

Office Hours - spring 2012

Monday & Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Tuesday & Thursday
10:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Office: MRCS 223
Phone: (956) 882-7212
Fax: (956) 882-8239
elzbieta.newman@utb.edu

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