Cristina Ruiz-Poveda is the theatre and dance bilingual assistant. During the year, she is a Film and Media PHD student at the University of Florida, where she teaches composition and film analysis, and tutors at the writing lab. She is from Madrid, Spain, and this is her fourth summer at Middlebury College. She has also worked for Middlebury College in Madrid as an assistant. She loves photojournalism and performing arts.