Denise Duarte

Barrio Logan High School Specialist Program Assistant

Denise is a BLCI Upward Bound alumna and a first-generation college student. Denise is currently attending SDSU pursuing a degree in Liberal Studies in hopes of becoming a teacher and giving back to her community by educating the youth. Working at BLCI has reassured her that teaching is where her heart is because of how willing to learn, motivated, and dedicated the students are in the programs.

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”-Nelson Mandela