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Zumhagen, Patricia
English Education
Arts & Humanities

334H HMann

Office Hours:
SPRING 2015 Monday: 5:00pm-7:00pm and Tuesday: 3:00pm-5:00pm.

Pat Zumhagen, a native of Lowell, Massachusetts, graduated with a BA in English Literature from Rivier College in Nashua, New Hampshire; an MA in Philosophy of Education from OISE at the University of Toronto; and, a Ph.D, in English Education from Ohio State University. Her Doctoral research, carried out with high school students, involved the study of the representation of women and relationships in classic American literature. Among her professional interests, besides the reading and teaching of literature and women's issues, are issues of ethics and social justice and experiential education. On the personal side, she enjoys travel, theatre and music.
Before coming to Teachers College to teach in the Dept. of English Education, she served for fifteen years as an English teacher at the Linworth Program of Worthington High School in Worthington, OH. She also served as the Director of Experiential Education at Linworth. In that capacity, she placed high school seniors in internships reflecting their interests in placements in all parts of the U.S. and in South America, Africa, Europe and Asia.
Pat's lifelong dream has been to live and work in New York City. Pat has two children and two grandchildren, one of which is nearby.

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3:00 - 5:00

334-H Horace Mann


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