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John O'Neill

John O'Neill

John O'Neill

Faculty

Phone: 408-855-5082
Email: john.oneill@wvm.edu
Office Location: SEC-246G
Department: ESL

Education

MA International Affairs/ African Studies, Ohio University  Athens, OH
BA History and Secondary Education, Jersey City State University, Jersey City, NJ
ESL Teacher Training Course, School for International Training

Courses Taught

John generally teaches reading, writing and grammar in the Intermediate to advanced courses, though he has also taught listening and speaking and pronunciation courses. 

Fast Facts

John's main passions outside of teaching are writing songs and playing music, practicing yoga (since 1977), traveling overseas and visiting ancient ruins, spending time in nature hiking and biking, and spending time with his three grown children. John speaks Arabic and is learning Turkish. He lives in Santa Cruz on the ocean. 

Favorite Quote

"Nothing comes from nothing."