Tag: Teacher

Professor inspired to mold young minds through faith

Janet Hargrove has touched the lives of so many people in many different ways. She touched the lives of patients working in the nursing field for 30 years. She has […]

Professor imparts life lessons through history

Hard working, passionate, and charismatic are words that describe Dr. Corey Beene. The professor of history at South Plains College spreads her positive attitude and love for the subject throughout […]

Math professor keeps positive outlook despite setbacks

Despite experiencing setbacks, Alma Lopez keeps a positive perspective on life. Lopez spent her first six years of life growing up around Happy, Texas, eventually moving to Dalhart, where she […]

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 […]

New method of diabetes testing developed by nursing instructor

by MATT MOLINAR//Associate Editor After her daughter was diagnosed with diabetes at 9 years old, Tara Strawn immediately took into consideration the challenges her child would face in her developing […]

Natatorium director encourages physical activity on campus

by BRITTNY STEGALL//Staff Writer With a passion for people of all ages, one professor makes sure that everyone stays active, no matter their age. Mike Harrison, director of the Natatorium and instructor […]

Downs shares passion for English with students

by BRITTNY STEGALL//Staff Writer A professor’s love for English is shown through her teaching with free writing, open discussions, and new techniques.