Languages, Literatures and Cultures
BA Chongqing Educational Institute, 1989
MA DeSales University, 2002
Nancy Collings was born and raised in China. She received her B.A. in English in Education from the Chongqing Educational Institute in 1989. She taught English for 5 years at a secondary school in Chongqing. After moving to the United States, she went to DeSales University and received her Masters in Computers in Education in 2002.
She began teaching Chinese at Northampton Community College in 1998 and continues to teach there. In recognition of her work at NCC, she was given an Excellent Overseas Chinese Teaching Award from the China State Council Overseas Committee in New York.
In addition to teaching Chinese, she interpreted for the Lehigh and Northampton County Courts and the Federal Court in Wilkes Barre. She also interprets and translates for many of the local K-12 school districts.