TESOL event in Greece on February 9-10, 2017
The Summit on the Future of the TESOL Profession to be held in Athens, Greece on February 9-10, 2017. The summit will bring together a group of TESOL thought leaders, policy makers, and industry professionals to celebrate the Continue reading
Annual Winter Convocation Ceremony December 10, 2016

The Convocation is our annual celebration to recognize everyone’s contributions to the university. Awards will be presented to students, faculty, and staff for all their hard work. It will be held at the Irvine campus location. Please see the flyer Continue reading

Peer Mentorship Program


Are you a new student who would like someone to give you useful tips on how to live in a new country or succeed at Westcliff University? Are you interested in becoming a mentor and sharing your well-earned knowledge Continue reading

Dr. Julie Ciancio, Dean of the College of Education; Jennifer Hirashiki, TESOL Program chair; and Dr. April Vuong, Director of International Affairs, will present a workshop at the California TESOL conference in San Diego on November 18, 2016. The Continue reading

On November 14th, 2016, Dr. Luke Plonsky, one of the co-authors of Second language acquisition: An introductory course, will be conducting a guest lecture on L2 teaching strategies for the hybrid TSL 527 Methods of Teaching ESL/EFL Continue reading

Honorary Doctorate Graduation

On September 29, 2016, Westcliff University, in collaboration with the Glorious China Association, held an honorary DBA ceremony in Hong Kong. In attendance were Dr. Anthony Lee, CEO and Dr. David McKinney, Provost. All the graduates are very successful Continue reading
Spirit Day with Chick-fil-A

Westcliff University has joined forces with our local Chick-Fil-A to support the Children’s Hospital of Orange County! Join us September 13th at the University Town Center Chick-Fil-A anytime between 3-9 pm. A portion of the proceeds from all purchases made between these hours will go to the CHOC Walk of Orange County.


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