Building 1, Room 102
Lane Community College
4000 E. 30th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405
Meet the Staff
Dean of New Student Transitions
Home town: Oxnard, California
Alma mater: UC Santa Cruz, BA in Literature; Portland State University, MS in Educational Leadership & Policy
Favorite places on campus: West Entrance Garden Labyrinth
Favorite part of living in Eugene: It's beautiful! People are nice and no traffic.
Rosa Maria Bañuelos-Uribe
Admissions & Recruitment Coordinator
Home town: Juchipila, Zacatecas, Mexico and White City, Oregon
Alma mater: University of Oregon, BA '09- Ethnic Studies
Favorite places on campus: Longhouse, Multicultural Center, running track and West Entrance Garden by Parnell Loop.
Favorite places to go eat in Eugene: Café Yumm, Sweet Basil, Laughing Planet, Evergreen Indian Cuisine and Papa's Soul Food Kitchen & BBQ
Favorite part of living in Eugene: I love that it rains 9 months of the year. Seriously, it rains a lot and it’s awesome!
Admissions & Recruitment Specialist
Home town: Bisbee, Arizona
Alma mater: Mills College, BA in English with a minor in Dance; University College Cork, MA in English, Creative Writing
Favorite places on campus: The main theatre in building 6 and the incredibly gorgeous dance studio in building 5 (room 136).
Favorite places to go eat in Eugene: Off the Waffle, Toshi's Ramen, Addi's Diner (in Springfield), all of the food carts at The Beer Garden (and in Eugene in general), & Papa's Soul Food Kitchen and BBQ.
Favorite part of living in Eugene: The landscape, the nature, the people, the places, the things! I absolutely love living in Eugene.
Admissions and Information Specialist
Alma mater: Lane Community College, AGS
Favorite places on campus: The student pottery sale in the Center Building, the track and field, and having lunch in the Renaissance Room.
Favorite places to go eat in Eugene: Cafe 440 and the many food trucks that are around town.
Favorite part of living in Eugene: Being by the river and enjoying the great bike paths that we have.
Program of Study: Business (Transfer Degree)
Home town: Eugene, Oregon
Hobbies: Spending time with family & friends, watching movies, reading, going to coffee shops and playing board games
Favorite Instructor: William Andersen in Languages, Literature & Communication
Favorite Class: COMM 111 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Café Yumm, Hop Valley Brewing & Sushi Station Japanese Restaurant
Favorite part about living in Eugene: The culture and friendliness.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? The cost is affordable.
Program of Study: Dental Hygiene AAS
Home town: Trinidad, California
Hobbies: Hiking, painting, and jamming with friends.
Favorite Instructor: Harriet Behm in Science
Favorite Class: CH112 Chemistry for Health Occupations
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Tacovore, Sushi Domo, and Sy's Pizza.
Favorite part about living in Eugene: The music scene and the central location to all my favorite beaches and hiking spots.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? It's affordable, and the priceless local community connections.
Program of Study: Hospitality Management (Transfer Degree)
Home town: Jubail, Saudi Arabia
Hobbies: Spending time with friends, walking, watching movies & soccer, and playing soccer.
Favorite Instructor: Stephen L. Hertzberg in the Math Department
Favorite Class: WR115: Introduction to College Composition
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Starbucks for coffee and Royal India Cuisine Restaurant
Favorite part about living in Eugene: I came from a desert, so I like the beautiful nature.