Tag: Teacher Feature

English professor adores learning from diverse students

Margaret “Buffy” Rattan is best described as a fun and dedicated parent, wife, and professor. An instructor in English at South Plains College, Rattan was born in California, but has […]

Nursing instructor recalls past struggles, immigrating to America

Acebedo has encountered many of the difficulties that a typical nursing student faces while also having experienced the hardships of moving to a new country and adapting to the countless changes.

Professor uses experience to educate students

A lifetime of experiences has given Jay Hoes wisdom to educate his students.

Decorated office gets ‘reaction’ from chemistry students

Posters, banners, pennants, bumper stickers, and sports memorabilia are all items one may find at a sporting goods store or a gift shop.

Art professor uses passion for comics to create teaching aids

Living two lives, Marc Watson doubles as a beloved comic book creator and professor.

Professor turns love of personal narratives into fulfilling career

Whether she is taking on the roles of coach and tour guide, or entrepreneur and metaphorical gardener, Wanda Clark has worked to help students, professionals, and the community blossom.

Student participation keeps psychology professor motivated

by RYAN SHANKS//Staff Writer When Alicia Barr was sitting in Dr. Daniel Gilbert’s class at the University of Texas at Austin, she realized her passion for psychology. “My most influential experience […]