Teaching philosophy "My teaching largely follows a constructivist approach, providing a scaffolded, supportive environment in which students can engage with course material while keeping their own academic interests and goals in mind."
Student comments and evaluations "The lectures were amusing and explained the material well. The discussions really helped to understand the material further for those who did not have a full grasp of it. The activities were fun."
In one course, urban studies students observed the uses of public space in downtown Minneapolis