Olivia Della Croce

Olivia Della Croce

Adjunct Lecturer, Modern Languages (Italian)

Swiss High School Teacher Certificate, Basel, Switzerland
M.A. (Phil.I), Basel University, Switzerland

Office: Lowerre Academic Center, Fowler Learning Commons

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Olivia Della Croce has taught languages and literature at all levels and in many countries; including Switzerland, India and the U.S. She studied English and Italian at the University of Manchester, UK, and the University of Basel, Switzerland. After graduating, she earned her Swiss High School teacher certificate for English and Italian. She lived in Bozeman, MT, for several years, where she helped students of many different cultural backgrounds reach academic proficiency in English. She has taught Italian as a foreign language both in German-speaking Switzerland and at Franklin University. Her areas of interest include foreign language pedagogy, sociolinguistics, Adult Education and the use of multiple approaches to instruct and facilitate learning and writing. Olivia Della Croce coordinates the Foreign Language Tutoring Program and is the Assistant Director of the Writing and Learning Center.