Fall 2020

Section 1191 of SPAN41
Intermediate Spanish for Spanish Speakers -- : Aug 18 - Dec 11 2020
The above section is designed for Heritage Spanish speakers. If you have not taken Span 40 and you want to take Span 41, please fill out a Prerequisite Challenge Form. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material. There will be 4 mandatory Zoom meetings. Please review the dates & times in your course syllabus posted in Canvas.

Section 1399 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Aug 18 - Dec 10 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 2123 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Aug 19 - Dec 11 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 2124 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Aug 19 - Dec 11 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Section 3100 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Sep 15 - Sep 15 2020
The above section is for credit by exam. The exam will be given online during Tuesday, September 15th from 3:00pm - 6:00pm. Please sign in to canvas for additional details after registering.

Section 3102 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Oct 15 - Oct 15 2020
The above section is for credit by exam. The exam will be given online during Thursday, October 15th from 3:00pm - 6:00pm. Please sign in to canvas for additional details after registering.

Section 4480 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Aug 17 - Dec 09 2020
Students should be available to meet online for all of the hours listed for each section. The instructor will let you know which hours your class will meet (3 or 4 depending on the number of units) per week.

Summer 2020

Section 8722 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jul 01 - Jul 01 2020
The above section is for credit by exam. The exam will be given online during Wednesday, July 1st from 1:00pm - 4:00pm. Please sign in to canvas for additional details after registering.

Section 8728 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jul 07 - Jul 07 2020
The above section is for credit by exam. The exam will be given online during Tuesday, July 7th from 9:00am - 12:00pm. Please sign in to canvas for additional details after registering.

Section 8866 of SPAN2
Elementary Spanish-Part 2 -- : Jun 15 - Jul 26 2020
There are mandatory class meetings three times a week via web conference on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday from 5:00pm-7:00pm. Please sign in to Canvas for additional details after registering. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course materials.

Section 8885 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jun 15 - Jul 26 2020
There are mandatory class meetings two times a week via web conference on Tuesday and Thursday from 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Please sign into canvas for additional details after registering. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material. If you are using the pdf version of the schedule, go to https://classes.santarosa.edu to find the section number links.

Spring 2020

Section 6108 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jan 14 - May 12 2020
The above section is offered in a hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom one day per week and additional online class activities. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete assignments online.

Section 6115 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jan 14 - May 14 2020
The above section includes weekly online assignments that may be completed from any computer or in the Language Lab (Emeritus 1525).

Section 6301 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Jan 16 - May 14 2020
The above section is offered in a hybrid format. This class requires physical attendance in the classroom one day per week and additional online class activities. Students must have regular access to the internet and be able to complete assignments online.

Section 6943 of SPAN3
Intermediate Spanish-Part One -- : Jan 14 - May 14 2020
The above section includes weekly online assignments that may be completed from any computer or in the Language Lab (Emeritus 1525).

Section 6952 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : Mar 11 - Mar 11 2020
The above section is for Credit by Exam. Please email the instructor at aosorio@santarosa.edu to get the add code.

Section 6955 of SPAN1
Elementary Spanish-Part 1 -- : May 06 - May 06 2020
The above section is for Credit by Exam. Please email the instructor at aosorio@santarosa.edu to get the add code.

Section 8510 of SPAN41
Intermediate Spanish for Spanish Speakers -- : Jan 13 - May 15 2020
The above section is designed for Heritage Spanish speakers. If you have not taken Span 40 and you want to take Span 41, please fill out a Prerequisite Challenge Form. After registering for this class, click on the section number to find any available online course material. If you are using the printed version of the Schedule, go to (https://classes.santarosa.edu/) to find the section number links.

Ed.D. International & Multicultural Education, University of San Francisco
M.A. Spanish, Sacramento State University
A.A. and a Sales and Marketing Cerficate, Santa Rosa Junior College
B.A. International Business, University of Mexico (IPN)

Academic Experience

Experience teaching ALL levels of Spanish

Bienvenidos!

Presentations and Publications

The role of Spanglish in the social and academic lives of second generation Latino students: Students and parents perspectives - Columbia University in New York

Books

Spanish for Spanish Speakers

Español en Contexto  Nivel 1

Español en Contexto Nivel 2

Honors and Awards

Elizabeth Carlson Award, Women's History Month 2018

Outstanding Sabbatical Report Award 2018: Understanding of Spanish language variations that exist in the Caribbean today due to Spanish and African historical and cultural differences.

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, University of San Francisco - 2010

Graduated Summa Cum Laude, Sacramento State University - 2001

Awarded Employee of the Month, Jan.'01, Santa Rosa Junior College

National Dean's list
Phi Theta Kappa member
Dean's highest & high Honor List, Santa Rosa Junior College
Received Employee of the Month, June'84, Sears, Mexico City