Lauren Brunjes

    Lauren Brunjes

    Sciences / Math

    (since 2001)

    Email: lbrunjes@southwesternacademy.edu

    Extension: 290

    BIRTHPLACE: Huntington, NY

    COLLEGE DEGREES: B.S. Applied Computer Science in Aerospace Engineering, Parks College (of St. Louis University); B.A. Communications, University of North Dakota

    CLASSES TAUGHT: Physics, Physical Science, Algebra 1, Geometry, Astronomy, and Intro to Engineering

    EDUCATIONAL FIELD TRIPS: JPL & Cal Tech Lectures.

    INTERESTS OTHER THAN TEACHING: Sports, Flying, Rocketry, Video Editing, Movies, Travel, and Music.

    I LIKE TEACHING AT SOUTHWESTERN BECAUSE: I like working with the students and it is nice to be able to get to know them in different settings (i.e., class, dorms, sports, clubs). I get to see all sides of their personalities.

    FAVORITE QUOTE: “Try (almost) anything once.”

    MY TEACHING PHILOSOPHY: I hope to inspire my students to see the fun in science and math so they enjoy learning.