Dr. Mary Ann Dellinger (Colonel)

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"El firme amor me diste, España, con tus dones"
   (Pablo Neruda)

Professor of Spanish and Director, VMI ePortfolio Project
417 Scott Shipp Hall |  Ph: 540-464-7619  |  DellingerMA@vmi.edu 

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 El Puente de Triana y el barrio de nocheMary Ann Dellinger, Professor of Modern Languages and Cultures, joined the VMI faculty in 2001 after completing her PhD in Spanish at Arizona State University. A specialist in both Peninsular culture and second language pedagogy, she teaches all levels of Spanish language as well as upper-level courses centered on cultural and literary topics with an interdisciplinary focus. Professor Dellinger served as the first Director of the VMI ePortfolio Project (2009-2012) and co-founded "FYI@VMI" with Dr. Elaine Humphrey, Director of the Miller Academic Center and Teacher Education.

Dr. Dellinger lived in Spain for eighteen years and returns frequently to the Peninsula. She and her husband live in their Rockbridge County home, and her son, William Antonio, resides in Phoenix, AZ, with his wife Janelle and their three children, Marco, Triana, and Lelia.

 "Río Guadalquivir, ¿por qué te querré yo tanto?"    
"Si algún día me perdiera, que me busquen por Triana" (Popular sevillanas)