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Kathryn Clinton

Kathryn Clinton


Instructor of Spanish and Spanish Education Supervisor
Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

kclinton@syr.edu

318 HB Crouse Hall
315-443-5494


Courses

SPA 101 - Spanish I
SPA 102 - Spanish II
SPA 201 - Spanish III
SPA 202 - Spanish IV
SPA 302 - Advanced Language Usage

Education

Master's of Science in Spanish Education, Iona College, Department of Spanish - February 2004

Master's of Science in Spanish Education, California State University, Sacramento - Summer 1998

Summer Program for Teachers, Embassy of Spain, Salamanca, Spain - Summer 1997

B.A. Drew University - Spanish, Political Science and Education - May 1996

N.J. Secondary Education Certificate - Advanced Standing, College of Saint Elizabeth - May 1996

Professional Experience, Syracuse University

  • Instructor of Spanish Lower Division - Fall 2004 - Present
  • Spanish Education Field Supervisor - Fall 2016-Present
  • Interim Spanish Education Advisor, Recruiter, Curricular Developer - Summer 2016-Fall 2016
  • Project Advance (SUPA) Teacher Liaison - March 2012- Present
  • Spanish Immersion Program, Coordinator 2016 & 2017/Co-coordinator 2013-2015
  • Fulbright Language Teaching Assistant (FLTA) Orientation Program Assistant Director - Summer 2016
  • Interim Assistant Spanish Language Coordinator - Fall 2014-Spring 2015
  • Interim TA/PTI Orientation Leader and Mentor - August 2014
  • College of Arts and Sciences Academic Advisor - Fall 2013 –Fall 2016
  • Renee Crown Honors Program Seminar Leader - Fall 2013 – Fall 2016
  • College of Arts and Sciences First Year Forum Leader - Fall 2012 –Fall 2015

Professional Experience, Continued

  • SUNY Morrisville, Morrisville, NY, Adjunct Professor of Spanish - Fall 2003
  • Jamesville-DeWitt Middle School, Dewitt, NY, Spanish Teacher - Fall 2003
  • John Jay Middle School, Katonah, NY, Spanish Teacher, Fall 1998-Spring 2001
  • Gates Intermediate School, Scituate, MA, Spanish Teacher - September 1996-June 1998

Service to Syracuse University

  • Liaison between LECNY and LLL
  • FullCircle Student Mentor
  • Undergraduate Excellence Working Group Committee Member, Fast Forward Syracuse

Service to Community

  • Volunteer, All Saints Church, Syracuse, NY
  • PTG Co-President, Jamesville Elementary School, Jamesville, NY
  • Volunteer, Seymour Elementary Dual Language School, Syracuse, NY
  • Volunteer Tutor, Cochabamba, Bolivia
  • Translator, Eastern Farm Workers Association, Syracuse, NY
  • Volunteer, VSC West, Sacred Heart Community Service, San José, CA
  • Volunteer Teacher, Mérida, Mexico