Aurora University


Denise Hatcher
Denise Hatcher, EdD

Professor of Spanish and Chair of Foreign Languages Office Phone: 630-844-7827
Email: Areas of expertise: Spanish literature, Spanish phonetics, second language acquisition, cross-cultural studies Education: EdD, Adult and Higher Education with specializations in Spanish Phonetics and Second language acquisition, Northern Illinois University
MA, Spanish Language and Literature, Northern Illinois University
BA, Spanish and Secondary Education, Northern Illinois University Favorite thing about AU: "Witnessing the transformative growth of our students." View LinkedIn Profile

Terri Schroth
Terri Schroth, PhD

Associate Professor of Foreign Languages, Director of International Programs Office Phone: 630-844-6193
Email: Areas of expertise: Second language acquisition, international programs, sociocultural linguistics, Francophone literature, film studies Education: PhD, French (PhD minor in Spanish), Louisiana State University
EdS, (Education Specialist) in Curriculum and Instruction, Louisiana State University
MA, French, Arizona State University
BA, French and Spanish, St. Norbert College Favorite thing about AU: "Developing true connections between faculty and students, and seeing the positive impact of such connections."

Eva Serrano
Eva Serrano, EdD

Associate Professor of Foreign Languages, Dean of Latino/a Initiatives Office Phone: 630-844-6259
Email: Areas of expertise: Identity development among U.S. Latinos/as, status of Latinos/as in higher education, role of parent involvement in supporting educational attainment among U.S. Latino/a students, acculturation and assimilation of U.S. Latinos/as