Biola AffiliationsFaculty



  • M.A., English
  • B.A. English, Cal State San Bernardino


Aarika Alura has a B.A. in English with a concentration in Creative Writing and an M.A. in English with a concentration in TESOL. She has taught subjects such as English Composition, Rhetoric & Writing, Oral Communication and many more both in the U.S. and overseas. She has a deep love for English as both a language and as an art form, citing its rich ability to not only communicate, but share story and personal perspective. She brings that passion into the classroom and hopes to convey this to her students; many of whom are from all over the world and from such diverse backgrounds. Her research interests include the integration of technology and collaborative learning, especially for international students in the classroom. And her creative goals include writing and illustrating work of her own one day.


  1. Christian Fellowship Bible Church

  2. Eastern Samar State University


  1. 1. Introduction to Rhetoric & Composition

  2. 2. Upper Division Writing in the Disciplines

  3. 3. Introduction to Rhetoric & Composition for ESL

  4. 4. ESL for Advanced Learners

  5. 5. Film Studies

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