Bob Bathrick has been teaching AEM to adults since 2001. He worked at AEM Language Centers for 6 years, preparing students for university study. Since gaining his MA in TESOL from Teachers College, Columbia University, in 2009, he has worked both here at USF and at Stanford. Bob also has a BA and MA in Geography from San Francisco State University. His love of geography, culture and history affects his students in their adaptation to American ways and success at an American university. Bob is an avid cyclist and outdoorsman as well as an activist in progressive politics and HIV awareness and prevention.