Monica  Rivas

Faculty, Foreign Language

At Mission College since 1999.


Ph.D. in Romance Languages, University of Oregon
M.A. in Spanish Literature, University of Oregon
graduate study, Universitaper Stranieri, Perugia, Italy and
L’Instituto Linguistico Bertrand Russell, Padova, Italy; Universidad de Madrid (la Complutense) Spain
B.A. in Journalism, B.A. in Spanish, California State University, Chico

Fast Facts

Bellydancer. Has lived in Spain, Mexico and Italy. Believes popsicles are for year-round.

Favorite Quote

Education is learning what you didn’t even know you didn’t know. - Daniel J. Boorstin



Monica Rivas

Monica Rivas
phone: 408-855-5282
office: E2-403A