Arianna Alfaro

Spanish Language Lecturer

 
With Pitzer Since: 2011
Field Group: Modern Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Campus Address: Broad Hall 206
Phone: 909.607.1154
Email: arianna_alfaroporras@pitzer.edu

Education
Ph.D, University of California, Riverside
MA, University of California, Riverside
BA, University of California, Santa Cruz

ACTFL OPI Tester with Full Certification

Arianna Alfaro’s focus is on second language acquisition and issues of Public Health in Latin America, aiming to build curricular connections on issues of health between students’ experiences abroad and locally. Alfaro concentrates on second and third year Spanish language classes.

Recent Courses

  • Intensive Introductory Spanish (Span 022)
  • Intermediate Spanish (Span 033)
  • Advanced Spanish-Language and Cultures (Span 044)
  • Public Health in Latin America (Span 045)
  • Advanced Spanish Conversation through Film (Span 055)

 
Professional Development
American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

  • ACTFL Role of Grammar in Development of Proficiency Workshop, 2017
  • ACTFL Writing Proficiency Test Familiarization Workshop, 2015
  • ACTFL OPI Assessment Workshop, 2013, 2014
Page last updated on November 7, 2017