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    ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Saw the article this week about salaries at ISU and it got me to thinking about all of the great professors I learned from in my time there.

    One of the best teachers I've ever had was Dr. Alan Wilt. He made every class a joy to attend by the manner in which he presented the material. When it came to work, he always pushed me to do better. He reminded me a lot of my dad. I was profoundly sad when I found out that he had passed away.

    ISU alums - who was your favorite prof at ISU and why?


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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Not an alum quite yet, but I'm going with Dr. Anne Clem. Accounting department.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by URBCLONE View Post
    Saw the article this week about salaries at ISU and it got me to thinking about all of the great professors I learned from in my time there.

    One of the best teachers I've ever had was Dr. Alan Wilt. He made every class a joy to attend by the manner in which he presented the material. When it came to work, he always pushed me to do better. He reminded me a lot of my dad. I was profoundly sad when I found out that he had passed away.

    ISU alums - who was your favorite prof at ISU and why?
    Dr. Wilt was right up there.

    I really enjoyed a whole bunch of profs, but I'm nerdy like that. And at any moment, the Kottman conversation will begin.......


    Since we are an elite team now, let's go get that One Cyclone Moment.
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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Erik Northway, Dirk Deam, and Jana Byars.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    I enjoyed Dr. Bosselman in the Hotel Restaurant Institution Management department. Unfortunately this is only a minor and I have yet to find anyone that I truly enjoyed in my Major, Finance.



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    John "Jack" Hagge.


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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    My two favorites would have to be Stewart Burger who I had for HRI 383 (Intro to Beverages) but it may have just been because he told me that I "need to drink more" and was actually referring to alcohol.

    Also up there would be Barbara Mack who I had for JLMC 460 (Communications Law). While she was incredibly scary and intimidating, she did have a ton of fun stories and quotes that aren't repeatable here on CF.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by CRCy17 View Post
    My two favorites would have to be Stewart Burger who I had for HRI 383 (Intro to Beverages) but it may have just been because he told me that I "need to drink more" and was actually referring to alcohol.
    Burger is cool as well, but I didn't think we was the best lecturer I've had. He teaches a cool class though



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Dirk Deam is the greatest professor of all times.


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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Dr. Bernard (Vehicle Dynamics and Globalization) was very good.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    For the old timers, Dr. K. and Dr T. I will be very suprised in anyone knows thier names. Dr. K turned me around and got me back on the right course for taking college seriously.


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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Dr. Mark Power. Finance professor. I took FIN 361 and 462 with him. Really gets to know his students and truly cares.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Dirk Deam. That's a man who is not paid enough.



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by SCNCY View Post
    Burger is cool as well, but I didn't think we was the best lecturer I've had. He teaches a cool class though
    Oh completely agree I hated the lectures but there was definitely a benefit to sticking around for the end of class I usually just sat in the back row on my ipod touch surfing CycloneFanatic



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    Re: ISU Alums - Your favorite professor at ISU

    Not an alum, but so far probably Larry Curtis in Acct 215, Bryan Belknap in Phil 230 (sad that he's no longer teaching here), and probably Gillette in ExSp/Kin 372.

    --Curtis was challenging but had great stories, and his background made him able to relate the class material to the real world very effectively.
    --Belknap had great stories, and made a tough subject pretty easy.
    --Gillette, another one who makes a fairly tough subject much easier to understand. WANTS you to do well.



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