Spanish Senior Instructor II Loren Chavarría-Bechtel came to Oregon State University in 1996 and has held a variety of positions, including Spanish senior instructor, associate director of engagement at the Center for Latino/a Studies and Engagement (CL@SE) and Spanish for Heritage Language Learners program director. Prior to Oregon State, she served as a Spanish instructor at Rogue Community College in Grants Pass, Oregon. She earned a B.A. in Business Administration with a minor in Spanish from Oregon State University and a M.A. in Spanish Literature from the University of Arizona. Her full interview with OSU E-Campus can be found here.