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Jorge Maldonado Adjunct Instructor School of Education

M.A. in Counseling and College Student Affairs, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

B.A. in Criminal Justice and Legal Studies, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Languages Spoken
English and Spanish
Favorite Spot on Campus
The Bridge or walking around the quad
Book Currently Reading
Pedagogy of the Oppressed by Paulo Freire
Jorge Maldonado (he/him/his) currently serves as First-Year Instructor & Advisor at American University. He joined AU in 2017 as an Academic Advisor with the College of Arts and Science. Prior to joining AU, Jorge served as a Residence Life Coordinator with the Office of Residence Life at the University of South Florida, where he assisted in the development and implementation of a Residential Curriculum. In this role, Jorge instructed the Leadership in Residential Communities course, which was charged with training student leaders on topics of academic engagement, interpersonal skills, wellness, and global citizenship. He is deeply passionate about diversity, equity, and inclusion work. Favorite life experience positions, Trio Upward Bound Tutor Counselor, Varsity High School soccer coach, and Faculty/Staff leader for the medical relief effort: Kerolle Initiative for Community Health, Sosúa, Dominican Republic.
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