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Winter Storm Alert- Friday February 5, 2016

Due to the continuing weather conditions, staff are released to leave the campus at 3 p.m.  Core operations of the College will remain open.  Afternoon classes may continue at the discretion of the instructor.  Please drive carefully and stay safe.
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Nuria Alonso Garcia

Associate Professor

Contact Information:
Sullivan Hall 213


Ph.D. - Universidad de Educacíon a Distancia (U.N.E.D.)

Area(s) of Expertise:

Spanish language, pedagogy of foreign language, teaching English as a foreign language, linguistics,

Selected Publications:

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Caplan, Alison. (2014). "Reading the World’s Classics Critically: A Keyword-Based Approach to Literary Analysis in Foreign Language Studies". Critical Inquiry in Language Studies, 11 (2), 100-120.

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Chelminski, Piotr., González Hernández, Eva. (2013). The effects of language on attitudes toward advertisements and brands trust in Mexico. Journal Of Current Issues And Research In Advertising, 34 (1), 77-92.

Recent Presentations:

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Global Conference on Storytelling, Lisbon, Portugal, "Paper: Community Voices: Stories of Peace and Justice. How to Integrate Meaningful Local and International Partnerships". May, 2014.

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Cross Cultural Research Conference, Antigua, Guatemala, "Paper: Market Mavens: Wordly Wise or Locally Focused?". December, 2013.

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Digital Humanities Conference, Hamburg, Germany, "Developing Transcultural Competence in the Study of World Literatures: Golden Age Literature Glossary Online (GALGO)". July, 2013.

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Public Libraries Network, Asturias & Alicante, Spain, "Presentation: Series of Workshops on Bilingualism and Multiculturality & Book Reading". May, 2012.

Alonso Garcia, Nuria., Wordstock Festival, Portland, OR, "Workshop: Fostering Multicultural Awareness in the Classroom: Celebrating the Value of Diversity and the Power of Language". October, 2011.

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