“I like to know how things work. I figure, if you dissect it down to its smallest part and see how that works, then that’s where you start.”
Category: Professor of the Week
“I would have to say donating a kidney freaked my mom out.”
“If you want a class that I would like to teach, it would be Fashion 101!”
“We lead our own research activities, but we’ve learned how to keep our things separate.”
I probably pack more words into a minute then some other instructors… I manage to get in three sentences in the time when they would have still been completing the verb of their first sentence!
“For ‘tow truck’, he was spelling, T-O-E truck, because Russian doesn’t have this feature. Russian is very phonetic.”
Professor: Ross Coen Department: College of Engineering and Mines (Alaska Center for Energy and Power) What classes do you teach? “I teach two sections of Sociology 100X, Individuals, Society and Culture.” Would you encourage...
“…I’ve also done some crazy things like accidentally eating a bowl of cereal with three species of beetles in it.”
“I’m not the ‘Reaper!’ I’m just here to help. I’m just here to promote the development of critical writing skills.”
“I’ve been a freelancer for the last 23 years, working for myself. I kind of like the womb of support that is here and sometimes I chafe a little bit at the paperwork.”