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Jocelyn Espinoza Mendoza

Espinoza Mendoza

Position Title
Academic Community Counselor

Chicana/o Studies

2102 Hart Hall

Hey ya’ll! My name is Jocelyn Espinoza Mendoza. My pronouns are She/Her and I’m from San Jose, CA. I am a Chicana/o Studies and English double major with a minor in education. I am an aspiring educator and I am dedicated to the retention of students here at UC Davis. Swing by the department to chat about the Major/Minor in Chicana/o Studies, graduate school or if you just need someone to talk to. I’m always around and always open for conversation.