Photo of Prof. Paul A Bases Paul Bases

Office: WCC 323

Professor of Spanish
MA University of Wisconsin, Madison WI
BS University of Dayton, Dayton OH

Photo of Lynda Bauer Lynda Bauer

Office: WCC 128 Ext. 297

Photo of Prof. Benjamin P. Clemons Benjamin Clemons

Office: WCC 150

Academic Dean

Professor of Urban Ministry, Student Teacher Supervision

M.A.Ed. - Wisconsin Lutheran College
B.S. - Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN

Speakers Bureau Topics

Curriculum and Instruction - Engaging Student Curiosity
Curriculum and Instruction - Teach Like a Champion - Putting It into Practice
Curriculum and Instruction - Teacher Talk for Effective Management
Mission and Ministry - Urban Educational Ministry at MLC
Curriculum and Instruction - Identifying the Characteristics and Needs of Students-at-Risk

Photo of Bryanne Freitag Bryanne Freitag

Office: WCC 128 Education Office Administrative Assistant

Photo of Dr. James Grunwald James Grunwald

Professor Emeritus of Academic Computing
PhD Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale FL: Computing Technology in Education
MA Clarke College, Dubuque IA: Computer Applications in Education
MS University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh WI: Mathematics Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Dr. Jim Grunwald served as the Director of Academic Computing at Martin Luther College from 1998-2017 where he taught faculty and students to better utilize technology in education to enhance teaching and learning.…

Photo of Daryl Hanneman Daryl Hanneman

Office: WCC 129B

Professor of Special Education
MS University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee WI: Educational Psychology
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Daryl Hanneman serves as Professor of Special Education at MLC. Daryl worked as a licensed school psychologist, serving K-12 school districts near Cedar Rapids, Iowa.…

Photo of Jonathan Hartzell Jonathan Hartzell

Office: LIB 020A

Professor of Education and Art

MA Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
BA Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Professor J. Lance Hartzell has served at Martin Luther College since its inception in 1995 as the “Art Professor”.  He has taught a variety of other education courses too, including Foundations of Education and Teaching Religion. …

Photo of Robert Klindworth Robert Klindworth

Office: WCC 129D

Professor of Education and Psychology

EdD University of Minnesota - Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration
MA St. Mary's University, Winona MN: Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

I currently serve on the Education and Psychology faculties at Martin Luther College.…

Photo of Jennifer Krause Jennifer Krause

Office: WCC 129A

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

MS University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS: Curriculum and Instruction
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Photo of Cheryl Loomis Cheryl Loomis

Office: WCC 123

Professor of Education

MS Minnesota State University, Mankato MN
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Speaker Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Home-and-school relationships
Early Childhood Education - Emergent literacy
Early Childhood Education - Family literacy
Early Childhood Education - Home-and-school relationships
Early Childhood Education - Media, Effect on young children
Early Childhood Education - School readiness
Mission and Ministry - Home-and-school relationships

Photo of Lawrence Lotito Lawrence Lotito

Office: WCC 124

Professor of Education, Director of Assessment

MA Marian College, Fond du Lac WI
BS University of Michigan, Ann Arbor MI
Ph. D., International Seminary

Photo of Jennifer Mehlberg Jennifer Mehlberg

Office: WCC 123

Professor of Education

MA Concordia University, St. Paul, MN: Early Childhood Education
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN: Education

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Overview of HighScope Curriculum
Early Childhood Education - Play: Theory and Practice

Photo of John Meyer John Meyer

Office: WCC 115 Director of Office of Graduate Studies and Continuing Education PhD, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Wisconsin, Madison: Curriculum & Instruction BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. John Meyer is the director of the graduate studies program at MLC.…

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Office: WCC 126

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

MA Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Photo of Jonathan Roux Jonathan Roux

Office: WCC 129E

Professor of Education

MS McDaniel College, Westminster MD
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Teaching Religion Revisited
Curriculum and Instruction - Worksheets, Creative use of
Langauge Arts - Writing Workshop/Writing Process
Language Arts - Balanced approach to language arts
Language Arts - English books: Grammar and what’s new
Language Arts - Reading Comprehension
Language Arts - Reading, Balanced
Language Arts - Teaching Language Arts
Worship - Hymnology for grades 1-8

Photo of Jonathan Schaefer Jonathan Schaefer

Office: WCC 128C

Professor of Continuing Education, New Teacher Induction

MA Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI: Curriculum and Assessment
BS Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Growing your ministry with the WELS teaching standards
Curriculum and Instruction - Never work harder than your students: Tools for formative assessment
Curriculum and Instruction - New teacher induction: What does this mean?…

Photo of Scott Schmudlach Scott Schmudlach

Office: WCC 126

Professor of Education, Student Teaching Supervisor

MA Concordia University, River Forest, IL: School Leadership
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN: Elementary Education

Speakers Bureau Topics
Curriculum and Instruction - Integrating the Faith

Photo of LaShawn Smith LaShawn Smith

Office: WCC 128

Administrative Assistant for Field Experiences

Photo of Paul Tess Paul Tess

Office: WCC 128B

Director of Field Experiences

Department Chair of Education

MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc, WI: Education
BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education
Professor Paul Tess is the director of clinical experiences at MLC. As the director he coordinates all field experiences for education program students.…

Photo of Cynthia Whaley Cynthia Whaley

Office: WCC 128A Professor of Education, Licensure Officer PhD University of Minnesota, Twin Cities: Curriculum & Instruction-Literacy Education MA Silver Lake College, Manitowoc WI: Education BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education Dr. Cindy Whaley is a Professor of Education at Martin Luther College. She taught for fifteen years in two different congregations in Wisconsin before coming to D/MLC in 1993.…

Photo of Jeffery Wiechman Jeffery Wiechman

Office: WCC 114

Vice President for Academics Graduate Faculty

EdD University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN: Educational Policy and Administration MS University of Nebraska at Omaha BS Dr. Martin Luther College, New Ulm MN: Education

Dr. Wiechman is a 1992 graduate of Dr. Martin Luther College.…

Photo of Deborah Witte Deborah Witte

Office: WCC 128

Administrative Assistant to the Licensure Officer