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Lori Oster's Home Page

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MiddlesexThe Golden CompassThe Velveteen RabbitA Portrait of the Artist as a Young ManWhere the Wild Things AreThe Bell Jar

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Lori Oster

Associate Professor, English
Office: 2452 DP
Phone: 847-376-7022
Email:  loster@oakton.edu

Fall 2015 Office Hours
M: 12 to 2 PM (2452)
W: 12 to 2 PM (2452)
R: 10:30 AM to 12 noon (2452)

Fall 2015 Schedule

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
EGL 092-003
10 to 11:40
2440 DP

EGL 092-003
10 to 11:40
2440 DP
Office Hours
10:30 AM to 12
2452 DP
Office Hours
12 to 2
2452 DP

Office Hours
12 to 2
2452 DP
EGL 092-0Y2
12:30 to 2:10
2449 DP
Meetings
2:15 to 3:30

Meetings
2 to 4 PM



Welcome

I look forward to working with you. You should know that I am an avid reader and writer, and that I teach literacy because I love it very, very much. I truly believe that reading and writing are vital skills for anyone who wants to live a fulfilled life, and it is a privilege to have the opportunity to work with students in reading and writing courses at Oakton.

I'm a former high school English teacher and reading specialist. Prior to coming to Oakton in the fall of 2010, I taught reading and composition at the College of Lake County in Grayslake, Illinois. I have also taught graduate students in a reading and literacy program, and gifted students from kindergarten through 8th grade in classes covering topics from ancient monarchs to The Hobbit to etymology.

As you might guess, I love teaching, and I consider it an honor to teach here at Oakton.


Thank you to Carol Bustamante for teaching me how to create and design this website!


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