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 English, Reading & Speech Department

Cassandra Powell, M.A, M.A, M.O.T.
Department Chair
​The mission of the Department of English and Speech at Richard J. Daley College is to provide the community on the Southwest side of Chicago with educational opportunities in Composition, Literature, Speech, Journalism and Reading.  Students learn to read analytically, think critically, write effectively, and speak persuasively. Students also gain technological literacy via online research and communication. Through rigorous and relevant coursework, students become active community members, global citizens and lifelong learners. 



Faculty & Staff

​​​Faculty Member Discipline​ Email​ ​Room
​Arredondo, Ana English​ ​ 2111​
​Banks, Dr. Camille ​English​ 2416​
​Basso, Dr. Jeremy Speech​​ ​2410
​Crenshaw, Michael English​​ ​2112
​Farley, Jeffrey English​​ ​2109
​Hakim, Dr. Ismail English & Reading​ ​ 2315​
​Haptas, Alicja ​English & Reading​ 2415​
​Held, Michael ​English​ ​2412
​Janiszewska, Bozena ​English & Reading​ ​2116
​Powell, Cassandra English, Reading & Speech​​ ​2107-A
Sazonova, Dr. Tatiana​ English & Reading​​ 2110​
David Granja,       ​   

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7500 S. Pulaski
Room 2107
Chicago , IL 60652
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Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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