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English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center (EPPIC)

The English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center (EPPIC) is a new initiative designed to provide research-based support for advanced English language learning and professional development to the growing cadre of internationals at Penn State.  To fulfill its mission, EPPIC conducts research on key genres of spoken and written communication across academic and professional communities at Penn State, and offers specialized English language services to assist international students, researchers and faculty in developing  the advanced-level communication skills that will enhance their current and future career success.  EPPIC also aims to foster a climate of intercultural and multilingual exchange at Penn State by offering workshops on cross-cultural communication for administrators, faculty, staff and students.

For more information please visit EPPIC's website at http://www.eppic.la.psu.edu or contact EPPIC's Director, Meredith Doran at