Gabriela Cerghedean

Madison, WI

Majors and certificates

Spanish Medieval Literature (PhD)

Graduation year


After graduation

I teach Spanish Language and Literature, with a focus on the Middle Ages and Early Modern Spain, at Beloit College.  Every day, I share my personal love for languages, literature, history, art, music, and the humanities with my students. 


I was always fascinated by other languages and cultures, and wanted to be able to live abroad!

How language enriched

It opened the door to fabulous worlds!

Favorite memory

Amazing professors! Valued experiences

How language was maintained

Living abroad, traveling, and speaking the language every day.

Advice for others

Speak it! Own it!

Favorite word or phrase

No digo que no, pero no lo veo!


Spanish opened the door to fabulous worlds!