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Eva Phillips

Eva Phillips


Instructor of Arabic
Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics

evphilli@syr.edu

216 HB Crouse Hall
315-443-2247


    Language and Teaching Interests

    Eva brings her long career of International teaching experience of 24 years, where she taught English and Hebrew as a second Language and Arabic for Native speakers at the Ministry of Education in Israel, and by bringing her passion of teaching to the classroom, Eva Phillips has proven her ability to bridge the language and cultural gaps with students in order to allow for a positive relationship among a diverse group of people. She stresses a conversational approach in her Arabic classes and encourages students to practice manipulation of the language. She has been successful in transferring her passion for teaching to her students who will now have the ability to carry the Arabic language with them as they move forward in their careers.

    Courses

    Arabic 101

    Arabic 102

    Arabic 201

    Arabic 202


     

    Education

    BA In Education from the University of Haifa at Oraneem

    Certified and Qualified Teacher by Ministry of Education in Israel

    Studying the German language in Germany

    Career

    Arabic Instructor at Syracuse University

    Arabic Instructor at Lemoyne Collage

    Teaching for 18 years at the Ministry of Education in Israel

    Teaching at Central Square School District

    Teaching at Baldwinsville School District

    Awards

    Eva Obtained Scholarship to study the German Language in Germany

    She received an award for Excellent Teaching from the Ministry of Education In Israel

    Elected to be the Head of the Teacher’s Committee in Israel