Edith Jaco is a Professor of Spanish at College of DuPage. A native of Arequipa, Perú, she holds a B.A. from the Catholic University in Arequipa, an M.A. from the University of Illinois-Chicago and a Doctorate in Education from the University Garcilaso de la Vega in Lima, Perú. She has taught at Millersville University (PA) and the University of Illinois-Chicago. Professor Jaco has lived in Saudi Arabia, England, Egypt, Israel and Spain. Jaco has traveled extensively throughout Europe and Latin America. She enjoys exploring new cultures and learning languages. Professor Jaco has co-directed the College of DuPage Summer Study Abroad Program in San José, Costa Rica; Siena, Italy; Madrid, Spain; Xian, China, sixteen times collectively. In addition to her academic interests, Professor Jaco enjoys music, art and architecture, and travel.
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