Faculty Profiles

Maria Garcia

María García

Visiting Assistant Lecturer in Spanish

On Faculty since 2022
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Professor Garcia is a native Spanish speaker from Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has traveled extensively throughout the Spanish-speaking world. Since 1997 she has been teaching at the high school and university levels. Her goal is to provide learning experiences which instill in students an enthusiasm for the Spanish language and culture. Professor García seeks to help her students gain confidence in all functions of Spanish communication while also developing a Biblical worldview.

Masters in Spanish
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, West Chester, PA

Masters in Education Concentration: Curriculum and Instruction
Pennsylvania State University, Great Valley, PA 

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education
Minor: Mathematics
Messiah College, Grantham, PA 

Spanish language

Language learning for heritage speakers

Latin America


Curriculum and instruction

Translation and Interpreting

Ministry and Missions


SPAN 102 – Elementary Spanish (taught at Eastern University)

SPAN 103 – Accelerated Elementary Spanish

SPAN 201 – Intermediate Spanish

SPAN 302 – Critical Thought, Conversation and Writing (taught at Eastern University)

EDU 310 - Math for the Middle Grades (taught at Eastern University)