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Community Based Learning Coordinator

Denise DuVernayDenise DuVernay, M.A.
Community-Based Learning Coordinator
Email: duvernay@sxu.edu
Phone: 773-341-5889

Originally from Minnesota, Denise earned her B.A. in English with a minor in earth science from the University of South Dakota. She then moved south, where she earned her M.A. in literature from Florida State University.

Denise has published extensively on teaching with popular culture, including a co-authored book, The Simpsons in the Classroom: Embiggening the Learning Experience with the Wisdom of Springfield. She is interested in many forms of creative pedagogy, including any experiential learning that fosters mutually-beneficial relationships with community organizations.