Carla Castaño
Associate Professor of Spanish

(317) 955-6226
ccastano@marian.edu

Carla Castano

Education 

  • Ph.D., Spanish, Purdue University

Scholarly interests 

  • Latin America short stories
  • Latin America studies
  • Latino/Hispanic communities in the United States

Experience with other languages and cultures

  • Fluent in Portuguese and Spanish

Dr. Castaño volunteers with Project Stepping Stone and Indiana Partners of America.

The teacher is of course an artist, but being an artist does not mean that he or she can make the profile, can shape the students. What the educator does in teaching is to make it possible for the students to become themselves."

Paulo Freire, We Make the Road by Walking: Conversations on Education and Social Change
Meeting people through student government
Getting involved in student government helped Oluwabanwo Adeniyi '21 feel like she’s part of the campus community.
Watch Bami's story
Building relationships with faculty and coaches
After he explored his college options, Conor Smith '20 decided to choose Marian because of his interest in athletics and exercise science.
Read Conor's story
Following her dream to be a dentist
After graduating cum laude with Marian's Class of 2017, Chrislyn (Church) Fite is well on her way.
Read Chrislyn's story

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