Maryanne Williams Smoczyk
Zoom Drop-in Hours
During drop-in hours, go to our Zoom site and enter the waiting room. An advisor will meet with students in order of how they entered the waiting room.
Make a Phone or Zoom Appointment
Spanish and Portuguese Studies appointments will be held in-person, phone or Zoom. Available appointments can be seen at z.umn.edu/spptapptschedule. If you elect the phone option, we will call you from a restricted/private phone number. If you can not find an available appointment time, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rachel Hoppe, peer advisor
Rachel Hoppe is a peer advisor for the Department of Spanish and Portuguese from Chanhassen, MN. She is pursuing a double major in Journalism and Spanish Studies. She fell in love with Spanish after seeing how passionate many of her teachers at Chanhassen High School were for the language. Rachel knew she wanted to continue studying Spanish when she started to see her ability to communicate complex thoughts develop. Rachel hopes she can help other students continue their academic endeavors within the Spanish and Portuguese Studies department!
Annika Wulf, Peer Advisor
Annika Wulf is a peer advisor for the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies. Originally from Mound, MN, Annika is pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences, and Spanish & Portuguese Studies. Annika has been interested in Spanish Studies since she was in high school, when her favorite Spanish teacher sparked a love for language learning, as well as for studying cultures and linguistics. As the peer advisor, Annika hopes to be a helpful resource to students pursuing the various programs available within the Department of Spanish & Portuguese Studies.