Spanish & Social Work

Rachel Dhalgren has been able to combine her studies in Social Work and Spanish with her passion for traveling. No only she has experienced the Hispanic cultures by visiting places like Valparaiso, Chile and Puerto Rico, but also she spent one semester abroad in Namibia. And still she is able to graduate in four years!

"I have really enjoyed taking Spanish classes at VU.  I feel that they're very conversation oriented, so you are able to practice your conversation skills in many of your classes.  One particular class that I have really enjoyed is the Latin American literature class because I really enjoyed reading and it's fascinating to see how literature is affected by events in history. "  -- Rachel

• Rachel participated in the YMCA internship in Valparaiso, Chile.
• Rachel enjoyed attending the Hispanic Heritage dinner organized by LIVE