Category Archives: English As A Second Language (ESL)

Professor Emerita Evelyn Farbman Brings Her “Sentence Sense” To Digital Learning And Back To Capital

Professor Emerita Evelyn Farbman taught English and writing classes for 25 years at Capital Community College, instructing a generation of traditional and non traditional students in composition and the basics of writing well. Farbman’s lesson plans on sentence structure and … Continue reading

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CEO Rohan Freeman Shares His Immigrant’s Success Story With Capital ESL Students

The question  in Professor Peggy Schuyler’s Advanced English as a Second Language (ESL) class on October 1 at Capital Community College was “Hartford: Window of Opportunities for Immigrants?” Helping to answer the  question in the affirmative was a guest speaker, … Continue reading

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Retired ESL Director Nancy Caddigan Recognized With A Window To The Future

Nancy Caddigan, Capital Community College’s longtime director of the College’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program, was honored at a “surprise” April 9th reception held at the Student Success Center on Capital’s campus. More than 100 colleagues, friends and … Continue reading

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Pronunciation Workshop Begins July 8th at Capital

Capital Community College’s English as a Second Language (ESL) program is offering a Pronunciation Workshop beginning July 8th at the 950 Main Street campus.  The workshop (ESL 149) focuses on American English pronunciation and its application to typical conversational, reading and … Continue reading

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