Alumni Reunion 2018

Save The Date - Alumni Reunion


4pm – 5pm alternative careers panel

5pm – 5:15pm Coffee break

5:15pm – 6:30pm Deena Levy

6:30pm – 7:00pm Awards

Dinner 7pm.

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Deena Levy is an Assistant Research Professor and Instructional Consultant-Technology Pedagogy Specialist at the Schreyer Institute for Teaching Excellence at Penn State. Currently, she facilitates faculty development workshops and short courses, and consults on college teaching, course design, and related topics. Deena is also an Italianist and has taught upper & lower division language, literature, culture, and honors courses, both online and face to face, in the Italian programs at Penn State and, previously, at Rutgers University. Her professional interests include autobiography, and women in the Italian Resistance, as well as learning design and development, language learning and teaching, and supporting teaching and learning with technological resources. Deena is an ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages) certified OPI & OPIc rater, and has also worked in oral proficiency assessment for 10 years. She holds a Ph.D. in Italian from Rutgers University and an M.Ed. in Learning, Design and Technology from The Pennsylvania State University.

On a more personal note, Deena is an avid hiker, enthusiastic crafter, and music and language lover.

Questions? Contact the Italian Dept. Administrative Office