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Leticia McGrath
Works at Georgia Southern University
Attended University of Kentucky
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  • Georgia Southern University
    2000 - present
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Spanish professor at Georgia Southern University. Film and photography enthusiast. World traveler. Sky watcher. Animal lover. Wife. Mom.
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Dr. Leticia McGrath has been a professor of Spanish at Georgia Southern University since August 2000, with prior experience teaching Spanish at The University of Scranton, The University of Kentucky, and Auburn University. Dr. McGrath teaches all levels of Spanish from 1001 through the graduate level, specializing in Hispanic Culture through Film, Spanish Theatre, Contemporary Spain, the Spanish Civil War, 19th-20th Century Spanish Literature, and Spanish Stylistics. In addition, she teaches courses for the First Year Experience program, including a seminar on Hispanic Culture through Film and a Global Citizens course titled “Mother Tongue.”

She has extensive experience as an author of content for online language learning, including the development of Intermediate Spanish for the University System of Georgia’s fully online eCore program and Georgia Southern University’s first fully online Elementary Spanish courses. Dr. McGrath is a subject matter expert and a digital faculty consultant for McGraw-Hill Higher Education, for whom she currently authors exclusive content for the innovative LearnSmart platform. Since 2007, she has also been a Spanish E-structor for Smarthinking.com, an online tutoring service available for students all over the world.

In 2004 Dr. McGrath published a book titled Joaquín Dicenta: Spain’s Forgotten Dramatist about Spain’s first social playwright. She has presented her research at numerous conferences worldwide, including Spain, Perú, and Jamaica.  Dr. McGrath has directed study abroad programs in Spain, Mexico, and Costa Rica, and has extensive experience abroad. She regularly mentors graduate teaching assistants as well as undergraduate peer leaders.

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  • University of Kentucky
    Spanish, 1995 - 2000
    PhD in Spanish
  • Auburn University
    Spanish, 1993 - 1995
    MA in Spanish

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I love how the sun shines by Alex's ear!
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I'm on my phone right now but I can try it on my laptop.
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Such a sweet child to help the old lady with her bags! 
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I love reading the reflections written by my students who volunteered with me in La Carpio over Spring Break.
The third day in La Carpio was are last day there. It was the day that we had almost the whole day scheduled out to stay there and work. We were all excited that we would have more time to work and be able to give more of our...
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After more than 40 years sleeping Calbuco Volcano awakes terrifying Chile
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I love seeing how Google applies the auto awesome on my old pics!
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