English Faculty Profiles

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English Faculty Profiles

Meet some English Department faculty. Many are accomplished writers, poets and literary critics, and have published books. 

Meet Catherine Bean

Catherine Bean
Meet Catherine Bean

Master of Arts (MA) in English - Film and Contemporary American Literature Studies, University of Florida; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English - Film and Contemporary American Literature Studies, University of Florida

Meet Mary Bodelson

Mary Bodelson
Meet Mary Bodelson

Master of Arts (MA) in TESOL, Saint Cloud State University; Master of Arts (MA) in Rhetoric and Applied Writing, Saint Cloud State University; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English Literature, Saint Cloud State University

Meet Joe Erickson

Joe Erickson
Meet Joe Erickson

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in English, Bowling Green State University; Master of Arts (MA) in English, University of Minnesota Duluth; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English, University of Minnesota Duluth; Associate of Arts (AA), Anoka-Ramsey Community College

Meet Tracy Kristo

Tracy Kristo
Meet Tracy Kristo

Master of Arts (MA) in English, National University; Master of Arts (MA) in Education, College of St. Catherine; Bachelor of Science (BS) in Secondary English Education, Maranatha Baptist Bible College

Meet Kelly Meyer

Meet Kelly Meyer

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in English and the Teaching of English, Idaho State University; Master of Arts (MA) degree in Literature, Minnesota State University, Mankato; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English, University of South Dakota

Meet Paige Riehl

Paige Riehl
Meet Paige Riehl

Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing - Poetry, Hamline University; Master of Arts (MA) in English, North Dakota State University; Bachelor of Science (BS) in Mass Communications (minor in Creative Writing), Minnesota State University Moorhead

Meet Scott Wrobel

Scott Wrobel
Meet Scott Wrobel

Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Creative Writing, Minnesota State University Mankato; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Literature/Creative Writing, Southwest Minnesota State University

Meet Tracy Youngblom

Meet Tracy Youngblom

Master of Fine Arts in Poetry, Warren Wilson College low-residency program; Master of Arts (MA) in English, University of St. Thomas; Bachelor of Arts (BA) in English, St. Mary's College