Silvia Aguinaga Echeverría

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Position Title
Graduate Student, Associate in Spanish

707 Sproul Hall
Bio

ADVISER(S)

Dr. Robert J. Blake

 

EDUCATION AND DEGREE(S)

  • M.A., Spanish Literature, Auburn University (2012)
  • M.A., Teaching Spanish as a Second Language, Alcalá de Henares University (2010)

 

RESEARCH INTEREST(S)

  • Second Language Development
  • Vocabulary Acquisition
  • Corpus Linguistics
  • Online Instruction

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Spanish 115: History of the Spanish Language (Spanish 115)
  • Virtual Spanish (Elementary and Intermediate) (Spanish 002V, 003V, 021V, 022V)
  • Hybrid Spanish (Intermediate) (021Y, 022Y)
  • Intermediate Spanish (021, 022)
  • Elementary Spanish (001, 002, 003)
  • UC Davis Extension, Spanish Without Walls - Online courses (Elementary)

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award, University of California Davis (2016-2017)
  • Language Learning Dissertation Grant 2016
  • Modern Language Association (MLA) Travel Award (January 2016)
  • Dissertation Writting Fellowship, Spanish & Portuguese Department (Fall 2015, Summer 2016)
  • Conference Travel Awards, Spanish & Portuguese Department (2012, 2013)
  • Provost's First Year Fellowship (2012-2013)