Faculty

Claire Adams

Claire Adams

Associate Professor

Credentials:

Claire Adams was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland and moved to the U.S. in 2007. She obtained a BA (hons) in Modern Studies in the Humanities, with an emphasis on Literature, Culture and Society from the University of Ulster at Jordanstown. Claire also has an M.A. in Irish Cultural Studies from Queen's University Belfast and 5 years of PhD research at the University of Ulster. She most recently completed an MSC in International Affairs and Global Enterprise at the University of Utah.

As an associate professor of humanities at Salt Lake Community College, Claire develops curriculum for and teaches the Intro to Humanities 1100 class and the Essentials of the Humanities 1010 (Online). She also teaches INTL 2040 The Immigrant Experience Through Literature & Film class.

Claire has been involved with refugee advocacy in Salt Lake City for approx. 10 years working with agencies such as the International Rescue Committee and Catholic Community Services. She recently received the Lieutenant Governor's Volunteer award for her efforts in refugee advocacy and the American Society for Public Administration Distinguished Service Award for Outstanding Contribution to Public Administration for research & advocacy in the same area. She was formerly on the Board of Directors for the Utah Pride Center.

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

AAB

Room:

237 Q

Phone:

801-957-4929

Email:

claire.adams@slcc.edu

Carolina Bloem

Carolina Bloem

Assistant Professor

Credentials:

PhD in Spanish Literature, University of Utah

MA in Spanish Literature, University of Utah

BA in Spanish Literature, University of Utah

Campus:

Taylorsville

Building:

AAB

Room:

162

Phone:

801-957-4512

Email:

carolina.bloem@slcc.edu