Alejandra Escudero and student present at international conference

Professor Alejandra Escudero from the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures (FLL) and undergraduate research student, Estefanía Torijano (International Studies and Spanish – Class of 2018), presented at the 2nd Latin American Gathering on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education in Barranquilla, Colombia. Their presentation, “Let’s Take the Learning Outside of the Classroom!: Applied Learning in the Context of Social Responsibility” addressed the different ways in which FLL courses incorporate Applied Learning activities out of class in order to enhance learning, while making students aware of their social responsibility to their communities and teaching them to become agents for change in the world.