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Hilary Bates

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Department(s) World Language Department
Title(s) World Language Chair, Spanish Teacher
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Hilary Bates and her husband and former physics teacher, Justo Anguita, her husband, arrived at Oldfields in 1987. Their daughter, an Oldfields graduate, was four years old at the time. Hilary and Justo met each other in 1974 at the University of Complutense, where Justo was in his fourth year, and Hilary was in her junior year abroad from Wells College. She graduated from the Royal Conservatory of Dance in Madrid with a degree in Spanish dance. She then taught Spanish dance and was the director of the dance program at La Escuela de Danza de Móstoles. When she came to Oldfields after living in Spain for 13 years, she finished her BA in Spanish from Towson University. She then earned her MA from Middlebury College.Today, Hilary is the chair of the World Language Department and a Spanish teacher. In addition to her love of Spain, she enjoys sharing her love of landscape quilting with students during May Program.

Degree(s) Conservatorio de Danza of Madrid
BA Towson University
MA Middlebury College
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1500 Glencoe Road
Sparks Glencoe, Maryland 21152

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