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ML 207
Office Hours
Wednesday, 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.,
Thursday, 11-12 p.m., Think Tank
Arrutia Garcia, Sara Maria
Graduate Associate

I am a second-year PhD student in Hispanic Linguistics. My principal interests are pragmatics, sociolinguistics and second language acquisition. I hold two masters, one in Teaching Spanish as a second language from University of Navarra, Spain (2019) and the other in the arts of teaching languages with an emphasis in Spanish and English, from The University of Southern Mississippi (2021).

Currently Teaching

SPAN 333 – Advanced Spanish for Heritage Learners

Develops oral and written Spanish for academic and professional contexts. Emphasizes different genres of writing, focusing on rhetorical strategies for persuasive and argumentative writing and culminates in a research paper. Grammar and spelling are covered based on student needs.