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Genie Wheelwright

Senior Lecturer in Romance Languages

Contact Information

Romance Languages And Literatures

Riley House - 206

Teaching this semester

HISP 1103. Accelerated Elementary Spanish

Genie Wheelwright
Three class hours per week, plus one hour of weekly drill and conversation sessions with a teaching fellow. Covers in one semester what is covered in two semesters in the Spanish 1101-1102 sequence. Study of the basic forms, structures, and vocabulary. Emphasis on listening comprehension and spoken Spanish. By placement or permission of instructor, for students with an advanced knowledge of a Romance language or who would benefit from a review in the beginner’s stages. Not open to students who have credit in Hispanic Studies 1101 or 1102 (formerly Spanish 1101 or 1102).

genie wheelwright


  • M.A. Latin American and Spanish History, University of Washington
  • B.A. Yale University, Latin American Studies

Teaching and Research Interests

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The breeding biology of the Fork-tailed Storm-Petrel (Oceanodroma furcata). 1980. AUK 97: 268-282. (with P.D. Boersma, N.T. Wheelwright, and M.K. Nerini)
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Translation: 1998: Spanish abstracts for Ecology and Conservation of Grassland Birds of the Western Hemisphere, edited by Peter D. Vickery and James R. Herkert. Studies in Avian Biology no. 19. Cooper Ornithological Society, Camarillo, CA. 1999. (299 pp.)