Profile for Adriana Perez Candia

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FirstGeneration badge, I was the first one in my family to take a challenge to study a college degree. Even my major was a hardest one in my country, I made it.

Specialty area(s)

Mass Media Social Communication 




Economy and Finance 

History of Art

Graphic Design 


Spanish as a Second Language 

Brief biography

I was born in Mexico, city. After 1985, because of an earthquake my family and I moved to Cuautitlán Izcalli, State of Mexico. I started my career in mass media in 1997 making documentaries.  I was a television producer for 7 years and working for different other media at the same time: movie maker, advertising, newspaper, radio, and magazines. Also, as a Profesor in 4 different universities in Mexico between 2000 and 2008 according to my specialty areas. I moved to the USA in 2010 permanently and recently in 2019 I became the USA citizen, being now Mexico-USA citizen. 

Current courses at UWL

I will teach: 

Spanish 103 and 202