María-Elvira Luna-Escudero-Alie has a Ph.D from Georgetown University. Hers dissertation’s title is: “The structure of time on the plays of Mario Vargas Llosa”. She is currently teaching full-time Spanish and French at Montgomery College, Takoma Park-Silver Spring Campus, and in her spare-time she volunters to present on issues important to Latinos.
Prof. Luna-Escudero-Alie was nominated for the NSCS 2006 Faculty of the Year Award. She was awarded in 2002 a Certificate of Distinction in Teaching by Harvard University. Prof. Luna-Escudero-Alie has published several literary articles. Dr. Luna-Escudero is a committed associate of Diversity Frontier’s world language team.