Julie Verhagen

  • PACC Instructor
  • Center for Professional Studies Department
  • MA, Cardinal Stritch University, 2002
  • EMAIL: verhagej@uwp.edu


  • Literature, Writing, Journalism, Ethnic Studies
I have been teaching high school students since 1999 within the Burlington Area School District. The English courses I have taught over these years include the following:
American Literature
Literature and Composition
English 11
African American Literature
World Literature
Women's Literature
Professional English
Writing Skills
Creative Writing
Advanced Creative Writing
Introduction to Mass Media
English Foundations I
English Foundations II (from Gateway Technical College as adult/adjunct teacher)
Intro to Ethnic Studies: PACC Dual Credit Course from U.W. Parkside

Teaching Interests

Literature & Writing
Ethnic Studies

Research Interests

My passion is providing students with opportunities to explore the world through reading both literature and non-fiction so they gain understanding to reflect upon themselves as learners and to foster empathy by valuing and connecting to multi-cultural experiences and historical voices.

Consulting Interests

ETHN 201 - Intro to Ethnic Studies (DV)
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