Globe-La Crosse’s Biology Instructor
Q. Full Name, Degree Earned, Home Town
A. Tiffany Hoage, PhD in Biomedical Sciences, Colfax, WI
Q. Who was your favorite teacher and why? Share a short memory of him/her.
A. I have been fortunate to have a number of teachers who have a genuine passion, the knowledge, and skills to effectively teach their students.
Q. What are some of your favorite hobbies outside of school?
A. I enjoy hiking, kayaking, wildlife watching, antiquing, metal detecting, reading historical romance, and watching “Wheel of Fortune” and talent shows.
Q. If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be, where, and why?
A. I would love to learn how we (i.e., the universe, Earth, humans, etc.) came to be and what the future holds.
Q. When students walk into your class the first day, what should they expect to see?
A. Students can expect to see a smiling instructor that is looking forward to both getting to know her students and sharing her awe of science.
Q. What do you believe is the number one ingredient that an employer is looking for from an applicant seeking a position?
A. Having proven experience in the field is probably the number one ingredient that an employer is looking for. Top qualities likely include being knowledgeable, personable, an effective communicator, hardworking, reliable, flexible, and creative.