Velsie Pate, Instructor
Coordinator of Short-Term Programs
Velsie Pate has been an instructor in the Intensive English Program for two years. She was previously the Staff Assistant for the IEP department. Velsie has worked at the University for 21 years in areas such as Admissions, the Registrar’s Office, the School of Liberal Arts, Study Abroad, and the Office of Summer School. She has a B.A. in Music, a B.A. in English, an M.A. in Southern Studies and an M.A. in TESOL. Velsie also studied Spanish in Costa Rica during the summer of 2003. Velsie enjoys photography, gardening, spoiling her pets, walking for exercise, and good food.