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An educator who innovates with song, games, and cultural anecdotes to teach Spanish. Marti Barrera, M.A., M.S. Lecturer in Spanish

“Teaching Spanish is not my job, it is my passion.”

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A sociologist who studies human behavior through complex concepts — like social geometry. Daniel Boches, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Sociology

“Sociology is one part of the liberal arts mosaic.”

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A licensed clinical professional counselor who wants students to use psychology every day. Kristina Wright, M.A., LCPC Lecturer in Psychology

“Get excited about patterns and connections.”

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A global marketing pro bringing industry insights into her classroom. Svetlana Tokareva, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Marketing

“The liberal arts develop students’ marketing skills.”

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A Kinesiology researcher investigating the future of physical rehabilitation. Hyunjae Jeon, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

"Be true to yourself."

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An American Sign Language expert with a passion for sharing Deaf culture and experiences. Charles Herbold Lecturer in ASL

“McDaniel’s commitment to the Deaf community resonates with me.”

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An artist who encourages every student to bring their unique perspectives into their creations. Steven Pearson, M.F.A Professor of Art

"Art is flexible, fluid, and ever-changing to meet the needs of the times it is addressing, and art is all around us."

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A skillful psychologist who celebrates the bridge between humanities and the sciences. Lyneia Richardson, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of Counseling

"Psychology often bridges the arts and sciences."

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A computer scientist who believes a liberal arts skillset can make a difference personally and globally. Paul Lin, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Computer Science

“No matter what profession you are pursuing, the bits and bytes you learn from a Computer Science course will enrich your field of study and broaden your career path."

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An education professional focused on children's literacy and using children's literature as a teaching model. Becca Gibson, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Education

"Students won’t know all the answers, but they will be able to teach effectively — and joyously!"