Timothy Compton Department Head Professor, Spanish
145B Whitman Hall Phone: 906-227-1107 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Department Head, Professor | Began teaching at NMU in 1989
- B.A., Brigham Young University
- M.A., University of Utah
- Ph.D., University of Kansas
Favorite place to visit abroad: Mexico City!
Favorite subject to teach and why you like to teach: I love being at NMU so I can teach a wide variety of courses. I love to see students perform plays in my Hispanic Theatre Performance classes. I love seeing students learn to communicate in basic Spanish classes. I love seeing students start to see how interesting and expressive language can be. I love seeing students come to admire the incredible poetry, theatre, short stories, and novels of Spanish-speaking writers. I love seeing students learn and admire the accomplishments of the people of Spain and Latin America. I love sharing the amazing music of the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking world with my students. I love seeing students get excited about studying & living abroad. I love learning about what my former students are doing after they graduate.