W. Andrew Achenbaum





W. Andrew Achenbaum


Born
in The United States
March 02, 1947

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"A Boomer destined to become a lawyer or proctologist, [he] became a teacher because an undergraduate mentor said that he was "happy" doing what he was doing. Like him, Achenbaum became hooked on the power of ideas.

Being a professor is a wonderful calling. It has never ceased to afford [Achenbaum] opportunities to digest what [he has] learned from my own creative impulses, other people’s imaginations, and walking the talk with students, colleagues, and staff.

[Achenbaum] [tries] to convey my enthusiasm for learning and living to people of all ages. [He] especially enjoys interacting with students who are willing to take intellectual risks and who intend on giving back to society more than they have received. [He] [has] had the privilege of s
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