Laurel Strassberger



Contact Information

LA 5318


B.A., Salisbury University
M.A., Towson University

Areas of Expertise

English for non-native speakers


Laurel specializes in English for non-native speakers, teaching ESL writing and speaking as well as standard 102 for the English Department and Speaking for the English Language Center.  Her prior ESL experience included teaching on the elementary and secondary levels.

Laurel's interests include travel, reading, writing, baroque music and international adoption, about which she has written books and numerous articles and addressed conferences in the U.S. and Canada.  A native Baltimorean whose parents met at then Towson State Normal School, she is married with three daughters.

Courses Spring 2018

  • ENGL 102 Writing for a Liberal Education
  • ENGL 251 Applied Grammar