Welcome Fulbright Scholar in Residence - Marcos Lopes
Posted: 1/26/2016 2:04:13 PM

SCC is very excited to welcome visiting Fulbright Scholar Marcos Lopes to their campus. He will be a visiting instructor during his 9 month stay, focus on internationalizing the SCC campus. He is passionate about defining the term Latin America, both from a geographical and a historical context. He studied the historical significance of photography and the effects it has on a cultures historical context for the Phd work. Please say hi to Marcos and make him feel welcomed in our community.

Marcos lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but he grew up in the smaller mountain town of Teresópolis about an hour drive from Rio.He is joined in Spokane by his wife and one year old son. We asked him what the biggest challenges have been in his first month in the Pacific Northwest. So far, transportation and diversity has been the biggest difference, but he was is pleasantly surprised at how nice everyone is and how great our food is.
 
Please say hi to Marcos and make him feel welcomed in our community.
Posted: 1/26/2016 2:04:13 PM by Gretje Witt
Tags: International, SCC
Share this story
Share on Facebook Tweet us Email us