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Edith Jaco

Edith Jaco

Edith Jaco

Professor, Spanish

Tel.: (630) 942-3332
Berg Instructional Center (BIC), Room 2625E

Areas of Research Interest:

  • Curriculum Development, Foreign Languages
  • Heritage Learners
  • Translation

Recent Courses Taught:

  • Culture and Civilization of Costa Rica
  • Spanish 1100 - Culture and Civilization of Spain
  • Spanish 1101, 1102 -  Elementary Spanish I, II
  • Spanish 2201, 2202 - Intermediate Spanish I, II
  • Spanish 2251, 2252 - Conversation and Composition
  • Latin American History, Peru

Current Projects

  • Study Abroad in Costa Rica, Director


  • Ed.D. (in progress) Universidad Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, Lima, Peru
  • M.A. Hispanic Literary Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Universidad Catolica, Titulo profesional de Profesora de Secundaria Especialidad lengua, Literatura y Filosofia, Arequipa, Peru