Support for ITAs
Find out about the Cornelia Ye teaching award, given each year to one domestic and one international TA who have demonstrated excellence and dedication in their instructional responsibilities.
ITAs have the opportunity to meet with undergraduate consultants one hour per week to enhance their communication skills, develop cultural awareness, and get acquainted with Cornell undergraduates. Visit the Undergraduate Consultants page if you are and undergraduate student interested in becoming a consultant.
ITAP courses are supported online via a Blackboard web site that offers supplemental communication, teaching, and cultural resources. Visit the BlackBoard website to enroll in the online component of ITAP courses.
- The International Students and Scholars Office (ISSO) maintains an updated list of additional English classes on campus and in the Ithaca area.
- An intensive summer program is offered by Cornell's English for International Students and Scholars Program.
- Cornell's Public Service Center offers a Language Pairing Program. This program matches you with another student for an opportunity to practice conversational English and share your language and culture with others.
- Tompkin's County Public Library offers all library card holders access to free materials for learning English.
Interested in getting to know more people in the Ithaca area? The International Friendship Partners Program may be a good place to start.