Humanities @ Michigan Tech

HUMANITIES at Michigan Tech engages in teaching and research across language, culture, and technology. Our scope is international, our approach interdisciplinary. We work at the intersections of communication, composition, literature, modern languages, philosophy, rhetoric, visual studies, linguistics, gender studies, and technical communication. Emerging areas of emphasis include media, global studies, and diversity. In learning and scholarship, students and faculty work to cultivate the whole human being. We help students develop the communicative, analytic, and cultural knowledge to thrive in all aspects of their future lives.

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Katherine H. Wu

Katherine Wu

MA, Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, University of Illinois

Contact

(906) 487-3235
khwu@mtu.edu

Lecturer in Intensive English as a Second Language, Humanities

Katherine Wu completed her Master of Arts in TESOL with Certificates in Scholar Teaching and Technology-Enhanced Teaching at the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign. She taught in the American Language Program at Columbia University as a summer instructor and in the ESL program at the University of Illinois as a . . .

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Sue Collins

Sue Collins

PhD, New York University

Contact

(906) 487-3260
scollins@mtu.edu

Assistant Professor of Communication, Culture, & Media, Humanities

Dr. Sue Collins's research interests include media and cultural history, political economy of media industries and popular culture, and critical cultural policy studies. She is currently working on a book entitled, Calling All Stars: Hollywood, Cultural Labor, & the Politics of Authority During WWI. The project is concerned with how celebrity/star authority . . .

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Sandra Boschetto-Sandoval

Sandra M. Boschetto-Sandoval

PhD, University of Oregon

Contact

(906) 487-3241
smbosche@mtu.edu

Associate Professor of Spanish Language and Latin American Studies, Humanities

I was born in Caracas, Venezuela, S.A, the child of Northern Italian immigrants who later immigrated to Los Angeles, California (November 1953) where my father worked for an engineering company for a few years before setting up his own business. I grew up speaking Italian at home, English at school, and . . .