Mrs. Blankenship began her Spanish studies at Marshall University. During her time at Marshall, she studied abroad in Madrid, Spain. Upon completion of both her B.A. and M.A., she moved to Lynchburg, VA to begin her teaching career. Before coming to Liberty in 2006, Mrs. Blankenship taught Spanish at various levels from middle school to college. Since beginning at Liberty, she has taught both lower and upper division Spanish courses and now serves as an Assistant Professor of Spanish.
Ed.D., Curriculum and Instruction, Liberty University (in progress)
M.A., Spanish /Education, Marshall University
B.A., Spanish w/ Teaching Licensure, Marshall University
Second Language Acquisition
History and Culture of Spain
Online vs. Traditional Learning Formats
Modern Languages Committee (Fall 2006-Present)