Instructor - University of New Mexico-Valencia Campus, Belen 1981-83 and Tome 1999; Teacher - Rio Rancho High School, Rio Rancho, NM 1998; Profesora de Intercambio - Instituto Iliberis, Atarfe, Granada, Spain 1997-98; Teacher/Dept. Head - Highland High School, Albuquerque, NM 1982-97; Instructor in Spanish - Continuing Education, UNM, Albuquerque, NM 1980-82; ESL Instructor - Systran Systems for International Training, Albuquerque, NM 1982; ESL Instructor - Latin American Programs in Education, UNM, Albuquerque 1982; Asst. Prof. - Cottey College, Nevada, MO 1975-1980; Instructor - Dept. of Modern Languages, University of Missouri-St. Louis 1970-75; Graduate Fellow - Dept. of Mod. Foreign Languages, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO 1969-70; Instructor - Faculty of Foreign Languages, Southern Illinois U. - Edwardsville 1964-69; Teaching Asst. - Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese, University of Wisconsin-Madison 1962-64
Student-centered, active, hands-on, immersion, cooperative
Life Achievement Award, New Mexico OLE, 1999; Blue Ribbon Teacher of the Year (Highland High School), Greater Albuquerque Chamber of Commerce, 1995-1996; National Endowment for Humanities Teacher/Scholar Award, Seasons and Cycles in a Spanish Village: Today's Voices, Yesterday's Memories, 1991-92; Rockefeller Fellowship: The Village of Cálig: A Society in Transition, Summer 1988; Outstanding Teacher, University of Missouri - St. Louis, 1973-74; National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend, Project: Galdós Creative Process as Dramatist, Summer 1980; National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar; Literature and the Arts in Bourbon Spain, 1700-1833, Summer 1977.
Ph.D. in Hispanic Languages and Literature - Dissertation: "Man, Society and the Symbol in the Theater of Galdós", St. Louis University, 1975; M.A. in Spanish, University of Wisconsin, Madison 1964; Diploma: Curso de Estudios Hispánicos, Universidad de Madrid, 1962; B.A. in Spanish, Texas Technological College, 1958; 8 credits in Grammar and Mexican Literature, Universidad nacional de México 1957; 34 credits in Education, Drama and History, University of New Mexico 1981-1997
Salir de silencio: Voces de Cálig 1900-1938. Onada Edicions 2013. An Oral History of Cálig including the Spanish Civil War. To learn more, visit https://www.caligoralhistory.com