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literature and language professor , writer

Mara Faulkner, American literature and language professor, writer. Certified in High School teaching Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, 1962. Recipient Teacher of Distinction award; Sexton Foundation grant, 1992-1997, Individual Artist's grant, Central Minnesota Arts Board, 2000, Central Minnesota Individual Artist's grant, 2005.

Background

Faulkner, Mara was born on May 20, 1940 in Mandan, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Dennis James and Hattie Ann Miller Faulkner.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1988.

Career

English teacher St. Benedict's High School, St. Joseph, Minnesota, 1964—1973, Cathedral High School, St. Cloud, 1973—1975. New faculty coordinator, learning enhancement service College St. Benedict, St. Joseph, 1991—1994.

Achievements

  • Certified in High School teaching Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, 1962.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Exhibitions include photo Woven in Faith. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Advisory council St. Benedict's Monastery, St. Joseph, 1990—2003. Member of Delta Epsilon Sigma Catholic Honors Society (local coordinator 1986-1992).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, cooking, hiking.

Connections

father:
Dennis James

mother:
Hattie Ann Miller Faulkner