Cynthia   M.  Lopez

Lecturer 1  

Office: ELABS 269B
Phone: (956) 665-8975
Email: cynthia.lopez@utrgv.edu

Ms. Cyndy M. Lopez

UTPA graduate with MFA in Creative Writing. Love to teach, learn, encourage, and create.

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Observing and discussing freshmen learning and writing habits as well as teacher pedagogies and practices.
  • Education

    • MFA, Creative Writing, The University of Texas - Pan American, 2015




Selected Publications


  • Cynthia Lopez and Tomas Guerrero. "First Year Writing at The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley," Writing About Writing. Boston, MA: Bedford/St. Martin's, no. Third October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 2017: 100.

  • Cynthia Lopez and Elizabeth McCormack-Whittemore. Valley Cultura. Texas: September 2016.



Selected Presentations


  • Cynthia Lopez, Tomas Guerrero, Brittany Ramirez, and Topacio Santivanez. "Successfully Delivering a Summer Course," CTE Summer Class Workshop, Center for Teaching Excellence, Brownsville Campus (May 2017)

Previous Courses