Dr. Marcela Uribe has more than 10 years of experience in the field of service-learning in various capacities. Prior to her position at TAMIU, Dr. Uribe worked as a research assistant for a service-learning project that supported literacy for immigrant women in Virginia. For 3 years, she was the graduate assistant for Leadership Tech, at Virginia Tech where she built leadership capacity for students as they worked with community organizations.
Currently, Dr. Uribe is the founding Director of the Service-Learning Center. Her role focuses on supporting faculty in the development of service-learning courses. She is the liaison between faculty and community partners.
In her free time, Dr. Uribe likes walking, going to the movies, and yoga classes.
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