Director of Academic Service Learning CenterTheology/Languages
Professor Hernandez teaches Freedom and Responsibility, Diversity in American Society and Studies in Latin American Literature. As the director of the Service Learning Center, she connects Concordia-Chicago student with local agencies so students can engage in service to local community.
She is the faculty advisor to the Latino Student Union and students working on their senior projects. For more than 20 years, Professor Hernandez has taught Spanish to English speakers and English to Spanish speakers. She has also trained undergraduate students in medical Spanish, so they could perform Service Learning projects at medical clinics.