Jacob Taylor-Mosquera '09

Majors: Hispanic Studies and Global Studies

  • Spanish teacher and soccer coach
  • University Prep, Seattle

“I use the language I studied at PLU every day with my students as well as with my biological family in Colombia. A big part of my teaching includes demanding my students develop a compassionate understanding of issues related to social justice in Latin America. It is part of the fabric of our school and one of the main things that drew me to it in the first place.

“I credit PLU with cementing my own curiosity for issues concerning social justice.”

Read more about Jacob’s story in ResoLUTE.