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Honors and Awards

LCC Faculty present at TESOL International Convention in Portland, Oregon

LCC teachers delivered presentations at the recent international TESOL Convention. Farideh Darvishi and Sandra Carrettin-Mulvany presented "Enticing the Reticent Reader," and Anna Hood and Jenifer Edens presented "Facebook: If You Can't Beat Them . . . ." Several other teachers and administrators also attended the convention in Portland, Oregon, March 26th through the 29th.

Joy Tesh currently serving as President of UCIEP Board of Directors

Joy Tesh

At the spring, 2012 business meeting of UCIEP (University and College Intensive English Programs), Joy Tesh, LCC Director, was elected to the UCIEP Board of Directors and is now serving as President of the UCIEP Board for the 2013-2014 term.
UCIEP is an independent consortium of university and college-administered intensive English programs in the United States. Founded in 1967, UCIEP's purpose is to advance professional standards and quality instruction in intensive English programs at universities and colleges in the United States. Member programs are committed to the consortium's effort to ensure that students receive the highest quality intensive English instruction from trained, professional teachers. For more information concerning UCIEP, visit the website:


LCC SEVIS Compliance Coordinator chairs Houston Forum

Samrach Long, SEVIS Compliance Coordinator, is serving as Chair for the Houston Forum of Advisors of Internationals (Houston Forum) for the 2013-2014 term.  For more information about the Houston Forum, please visit their website at