ELL WC Staff

The ELL WC in King Library. Together we can improve your writing
A student and consultant working at a table in the center

Dr. Larysa Bobrova, Coordinator

Larysa Bobrova


As a coordinator of the ELL WC, Larysa Bobrova’s goal is to support multilingual student writers and faculty. She received her Ph.D. from the Pennsylvania State University specializing in cognitive semantics and second language acquisition. Her teaching and scholarly interests lie in second language writing pedagogy and teacher education. She enjoys sharing innovative teaching strategies with faculty for teaching multilingual students. In her teaching, she aims to bring together rigorous theoretical enquiry with language pedagogy attempting to enhance learning process by making it both productive and enjoyable.

Writing Consultants

Our consultants are Miami undergraduate students from diverse majors and with a variety of interests.

Emma is is double majoring in economics and Spanish. She speaks Spanish and has been to several countries, and is always looking to add more interesting places to her list! On campus, she is involved with the Honors Student Advisory Board. She loves to read, hike, and spend time with friends.

Marianna is a senior majoring in speech pathology and audiology with a minor in Spanish. On campus, she is involved with UNIDOS and Sigma Lambda Gamma. She is a fluent in Spanish and hopes to study abroad in South Korea after graduating. When not working, you can find Marianna hanging out with her dog, Sirius, reading, or cooking a meal with firends!

Sasha is a senior majoring in speech pathology and audiology with a minor in Native American studies. She can speak fluent Russian and is currently learning more about her Native Alaskan heritage.