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Lara Bronson, Ed.D.

Assistant Dean/Chair, School of Education
Associate Professor of...

Dr. Lara Bronson serves as the Assistant Dean/Chair at University of Northwestern – St. Paul in the School of...

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Annalisa Buerke, M.Ed.

Assistant Director of Field Experiences for the School of...

Annalisa Buerke serves as the early field experience coordinator for all licensure areas in the School of...

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Kristen Bugos, Ph.D.

Assistant Chair, Department of Music & Theatre
Associate Professor...

Kristen Bugos, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Coordinator of Music Education, joined UNW in 2018. She holds...

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Mike Butzow, Ed.D

Director of Field Experience and Student Teaching
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Mary C. Carlson, M.A.

University Supervisor, Adjunct Instructor School of Education
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Ruth Fries, MAED

Director, Disability Services/Academic Achievement

Ruth Fries serves UNW in the Academic Achievement Department. There she works with a wonderful team who serve...

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Ronald Ginn, Ph.D.

Internal Chair for Interdisciplinary Studies


Prior to coming to Northwestern, Ron Ginn worked in the public school system for 15 years teaching...

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David Golias

Adjunct Faculty

Biographical Information David was born and raised in New Jersey, but educated in Canada and Minnesota. His...

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Larry Gronewold, M.Ed.

Coordinator of Visual Arts Education
Adjunct Instructor

Larry Gronewold has been teaching at University of Northwestern for 11 years. Prior to coming to...

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Heidi A. Hoefs, MAED

Director of Dual Enrollment
Adjunct Instructor

Heidi has multiple roles on campus. She works full-time as the Director of Dual Enrollment. She also serves...

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Valerie Hubel, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor

Valerie has been involved at Northwestern since 1998 in a variety of roles. First, she was an Early Childhood...

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Susan Johnson, Ph.D.

Dean, College of Professional Studies
Professor of Elementary...

Dr. Susan Johnson serves as the Dean of the College of Professional Studies and teaches within the elementary...

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Cheryl Kelley, Ph.D., Emeritus

Professor Emeritus of Music: Music Education, Music Theory, Bassoon...

Dr. Cheryl Kelley was President of the Minnesota Society for Music Teacher Education from 2000-2003 and is...

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Lisa M. Kepple, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Physical Education & Health Education
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Melissa Lang, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor

Melissa Lang teaches the Language Arts Methods for the School of Education. She has a wide variety of...

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Angela Larson, M.A.

Science Methods Elementary Education, Adjunct Instructor
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Barb LeClaire

Adjunct Instructor

Barb LeClaire taught for thirty-five years in the Anoka-Hennepin and White Bear Lake School Districts in...

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Sam Lepa, Ed.S.

Adjunct Instructor

Sam and his wife Kelsey met at Northwestern and have always felt a calling to the purpose of training young...

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Michelle Lutz, M.Ed.

Adjunct Instructor

Professor Lutz sees Northwestern as an ideal environment to grow spiritually, academically and relationally....

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Amy G. Nelson, Ed.D.

Coordinator of Communication Arts & Literature...

Amy Nelson is an alum of Northwestern's English Education Program. She taught middle school and high school...

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