Part-Time Spanish Instructor. Born and raised in Puerto Rico. Her research achievements have been on the impact of ESL strategies in the modern language class. Her passions are language acquisition, cultural exchange, and technology. She enjoys camping, NOT GLAMPING, in the woods with a tent. She also likes to indulge in Spanish food that reminds her of her Latin roots and culture. One of her goals as a Spanish instructor is for students to overcome the apathy that many students experience toward Spanish speakers.