Maria Elwan

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M.A. Student
2015 Cohort
melwan@unm.edu

Maria recently received her B.A. from the University of New Mexico majoring in English – Professional Writing and minoring in Sustainability Studies (Dec. 2014). She is a first-year M.A. student. 

As part of her UNM undergraduate coursework, she wrote, directed and produced a mini documentary about Living Off The Grid.

As a first generation Cuban-American, Maria is interested in conducting research in ecocultural and intercultural communication in Cuba. 

Although she grew up in New Jersey, Maria loves the high desert environment of the “Land of Enchantment” and its multi-cultural traditions.

NM favorite—Red or Green?  Green, of course!