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Spring 2021

Section 4847 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Jan 21 - May 20 2021
Mandatory Availability for Zoom meetings: The instructor will schedule at least, an hour-long live Zoom meeting within the days/times listed above. Students are expected to make themselves available online with a functioning Internet, mic, and/or camera for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 4928 of FREN4
Intermediate French-Part 2 -- : Jan 20 - May 19 2021
Mandatory Availability for Zoom meetings: The instructor will schedule at least, an hour-long live Zoom meeting within the days/times listed above. Students are expected to make themselves available online with a functioning Internet, mic, and/or camera for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 5054 of FREN50C
Intermediate Conversation -- : Jan 21 - May 20 2021
Mandatory Availability for Zoom meetings: The instructor will schedule at least, an hour-long live Zoom meeting within the days/times listed above. Students are expected to make themselves available online with a functioning Internet, mic, and/or camera for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 7147 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Jan 20 - May 21 2021
Mandatory Availability for Zoom meetings: The instructor will schedule at least, an hour-long live Zoom meeting within the days/times listed above. Students are expected to make themselves available online with a functioning Internet, mic, and/or camera for the duration of the live session. More details will be provided in the syllabus distributed by the instructor.

Section 7275 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Apr 23 - Apr 23 2021
The above section is for Credit by Exam. Please email the instructor at tstraus@santarosa.edu to get the add code.

Fall 2020

Section 0920 of FREN3
Intermediate French-Part 1 -- : Aug 17 - Dec 09 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 1017 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Aug 17 - Dec 09 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 1022 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Aug 17 - Dec 09 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 1023 of FREN50A
Conversation for Beginners-Part 1 -- : Aug 20 - Dec 10 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 1949 of FREN1
Elementary French-Part 1 -- : Oct 13 - Oct 13 2020
The above section is for credit by exam.

Ph.D. in French Literature from U.C. Berkeley

Academic Experience

Coordinator/Instructor of French, Santa Rosa Junior College (1996-present); Lecturer in French, Northwestern University (1992-'96); Associate Professor of French, Pine Manor College (1988-'92); Instructor of English as a Second Language, Pine Manor College (1990-'92); Lecturer in French, Tufts University and Boston University (1985-'88); Assistant Professor of French, Wellesley College (1978-'85); Graduate Teaching Assistant, U.C. Berkeley (1972-'78); Lecteur d'anglais, University of Poitiers, France (1971-'72); Graduate Teaching Assistant, University of Iowa (1969-'71)

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