Señora Rojas-Rymes and family at Machu Piccu
Castillian, also known as Spanish, is my native tongue. I came from Peru, South America as a child with my family. When I was seventeen I studied and lived in Paris, France as an exchange student. I have traveled throughout the U.S.A., Europe and South America with my husband and three sons.
*To promote the use of the Spanish language in real and meaningful
*To bring the Hispanic world to my students by sharing with them the
Hispanic culture, including my Peruvian culture, through music, dance,
literature, history, geography, customs and current events.
*To foster better understanding of our world among young people by
helping them become global participants.
University of Northern Colorado – Greeley, CO – Spanish / M.A., Summa Cum Laude
University of Madrid – Madrid, Spain – Spanish / M.A. Program, King Juan Carlos Fellowship Recipient
Adams State College – Alamosa, CO – French & Spanish / B.A., Double Major, Magna Cum Laude
UNC State Foreign Language Competition
*2004 Spanish V – Theatre Production, Video Commercials, Native Speaker
Video Commercials, First Place
*2003 Spanish V – Dance Presentation, Third Place
*2002 Spanish V – Dance Presentation, Third Place
*2001 Spanish V – Dance Presentation First Place
*2000 Spanish V – Theatre Production, Second Place
*1999 Spanish V – Theatre Production, First Place
CU GOLD SUCCEED PROGRAM
As an honorary instructor for the University of Colorado, my Spanish IV and V students have the option to receive dual credit through CU @ Denver.