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Patricia Pogal

Patricia Pogal Associate Professor of Spanish

Email: ppogal@morehouse.edu


Dr. Patricia Pogal, M.A., Ph.D. Harvard University, J.D., Georgia State College of Law, has delivered 35 papers on topics of Spanish literature and film, at conferences including American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) and international venues in Spain, Portugal, Costa Rica, Brazil, and Mexico. Dr. Pogal directs the Morehouse in Spain Program, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Intensive Intermediate Spanish Program, and The Intensive Spanish Program for Teachers. She brings a legal focus to her Spanish Conversation course, including topics on human rights, and utilizes her law background in service to the College on the Committee for Curriculum and Academic Policy. The service learning component of Dr. Pogal's courses has contributed to the Morehouse College Dept. of Modern Foreign Languages' earning an award from the Latin American Association of Atlanta for outstanding community service.