Marguerite Cantu

Senior Instructor

Course Director COMM 1020 and COMM 3280

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~ Courses Taught ~

  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Public Speaking
  • Family Communication
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Communication in Groups and Teams
  • Native American Community

~ Education ~

  • B.A., University of Colorado - Colorado Springs
  • M.A., University of Colorado - Colorado Springs


                                                                                                        ~ Background Information ~

Marguerite has received many honors, including: the 2007 UCCS Women's Committee Mini-Grant for Research and Curriculum; the CIEE (Council for International Educational Exchange) Faculty Development Seminar to South Africa -- "Building a Multiracial, Multicultural Society After Apartheid"; the CRT Award for the "Culturally Responsive Teacher" awarded by the College of Education at the 3rd Annual Culturally Responsive Teaching and Counseling Symposium; and the first Annual Faculty Award for Diversity and Inclusion (2009); and one of two national scholarships from CIEE for International Faculty Development Seminar to Tibet (Religion, Identity and Ecology) in 2010.