The English-Speaking Union

About Us


Interested in making a difference in the lives of students and teachers from around the world? The ESU is always looking for volunteers to donate their time to one of our many educational programs like English in Action and The National Shakespeare Competition.

See below a listing of our education programs and who to contact.

English in Action Conversations
Matthew Hudson, Volunteer Services Manager
212-818-1200, ext. 245

ESU Middle School Debate
Alice Uhl, International Scholarship & Debate Programs Director
212-818-1200, ext. 212

ESU National Shakespeare Competition (all programs)
Betty Trevino Roth, Shakespeare Performance & Writing Programs Director
212-818-1200, ext. 246