Building 1, Room 101A
Lane Community College
4000 E. 30th Avenue
Eugene, OR 97405
Meet the Staff
Rosa Maria Bañuelos-Uribe
Student Recruitment & Outreach 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!
Student Recruitment & Outreach 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.
Program of Study: Biology (Transfer Degree)
Home town: Henderson, Nevada
Hobbies: Photography, bike riding, hanging out with friends and watching football.
Favorite Instructor: Dan Welton in Media Arts
Favorite Class; ART 261 Photography 1
Favorite Places to eat in Eugene: Cornucopia Restaurant & Catering
Favorite Part about Living in Eugene: Everyone is so friendly
Why did you choose to attend Lane? To complete general education requirements to transfer to the University of Oregon.
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: Marine Biology (Transfer Degree)
Home town: Prineville, Oregon
Hobbies: Reading, watching movies and hanging out with family & friends.
Favorite Instructor: Stacy Kiser in Biology
Favorite Class: BI 211 Principles of Biology
Favorite part about living in Eugene: The rain and city.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? I chose Lane because of the excellent academic programs.
Carlos Jose Vergara Lacouture
Program of Study: Computer Science (Transfer Degree)
Home town: Santa Marta, Magdalena, Colombia.
Hobbies: Surfing, biking, playing catch with Bruce (my bull terrier) and fixing any kind of electronic devices.
Favorite Instructor: Mari Good from the Computer Information Technology Division
Favorite Class: Any computer science class is always fun!
Favorite please to eat in Eugene? Ta Ra Rin Thai Cuisine, Killer Burger, and Sizzler. Favorite part about living in Eugene: My favorite thing about living in Eugene is all the outdoor activities that you get to experience. From hiking, biking to rafting and snowboarding, there are lots of amazing activities you can do every day.
Why did you choose to attend Lane? I chose Lane because of the great facilities, friendly environment and resources for students. At Lane, I feel part of a family and welcomed.