The Catholic University of America

Jennifer Maxwell

Department of Modern Languages

Where are you from?

Clinton, New York

Educational background

Master of Arts in Spanish, Middlebury College
Bachelor of Arts in Economics, State University of New York at Oswego

Your discipline/research and accomplishments at CUA:

Spanish for Health Care Lecturer
Pioneered the Certificate in Spanish for HealthCare at CUA in 2009 with Dr. Lourdes Alvarez
Spanish Club Advisor

Obstacles to overcome along the way?

Epstein Barr virus took me out of my profession on Wall Street and social life for 6 years when I was 23 years old.

Mentors/Role models that encouraged you

Lourdes Alvarez, Catholic University of America
Lizette Laughlin, University of South Carolina

What do you do for fun in leisure time?

Semiprofessional Cyclist in Cyclocross & Road