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Melissa Hanson and Nixon Bustos (09-23-2013)


Office of Multicultural Affairs

University of Wisconsin-Superior

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Office of Multicultural Affairs

Melissa Hanson and Nixon Bustos (09-23-2013)

The Office of Multicultural Affairs and Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning want you to meet:

Melissa HansonMelissa Hanson

Hometown: Duluth, MN

Department or Office: Athletics, Student Success, and Health and Human Performance (HHP).

Where did you attend college, grad school, doctoral school?: UM-Morris and UW-Superior for a B.S. in Physical Education and Coaching and UW-Superior for a M.S. in Education.

Programs/services that you coordinate/provide (only list the names): Head women's soccer coach, academic advisor for undeclared and pre-business students, and adjunct instructor in the HHP department.

List what classes you teach: Coaching Soccer, XC Ski/Snowshoe, and Softball.

In one sentence what is your advice for students to be successful?: I believe you'll achieve success if you work hard, surround yourself with good people, hold yourself accountable, and embrace change.

What is your favorite book?: Reach for the Summit by coaching legend Pat Summit.

One fun fact about you: Thanks to Mr. Glenn Carlson and HHP 332, I can juggle.

 

Nixon Bustos

Nixon Bustos

Hometown: I was born in Ipiales, Colombia. I've been living in Superior for the last 11 years.

Department: Music Department.

Where did you attend college, grad school, and/or doctoral school?: Undergrad at the National Music Conservatory in Bogota, Colombia. I have a Masters in Music Performance from the University of Northern Colorado, Greeley.

List what classes you teach?: I teach Double Bass and play with the UWS Band and Orchestra.

In one sentence what is your advice for students to be successful?: Be open minded!

What is your favorite book?: None in particular, I do like to read about music history.

One fun fact about you: I love to dance salsa and help people who are learning to speak Spanish.


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If you would like to be featured as a Faculty/Staff Spotlight:

The Office of Multicultural Affairs and Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (CETL) are excited to collaborate on the Faculty/Staff Spotlight! Modeled after the Student Spotlight hosted by the Office of Multicultural Affairs, this feature will spotlight photos and information about our great faculty and staff.  Won't you please consider being part of this Spotlight opportunity?
 
To participate, all you need to do is fill out the following information and return to cetl@uwsuper.edu:
 
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