Kendall Center Staff

Matthew Panciera Director

How I got into Classics I had taken Latin in high school, but really fell in love with Classics when I went to university. In addition to Latin I began taking courses in all things ancient—art, history…   (continue reading)

Matthew Panciera

Margaret Bloch Qazi Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Faculty Associate

I study insect reproductive behaviors and physiology using two model systems, the flour beetle (Tribolium castaneum) and the fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster). While males and females must cooperate…   (continue reading)

Margaret Bloch Qazi

Blake Couey Faculty Associate for Research, Scholarship, & Creativity

Professor Couey teaches in the area of Hebrew Bible. His courses include an introduction to the Bible and upper-level courses on prophets, women and gender in the Bible, and biblical conceptions of God…   (continue reading)

Blake Couey

Maddalena Marinari Excellence in Teaching Faculty Associate

Dr. Marinari joined the history department at Gustavus Adolphus College in the fall semester of 2015. She teaches a broad range of courses on twentieth-century U.S. history, immigration history, American…   (continue reading)

Maddalena Marinari

Amanda Nienow New Faculty Programming Faculty Associate

I grew up near Holdingford, MN  and graduated from high school from Becker, MN. I then attended Saint Mary's University of MN where I earned a B.A. in Chemistry and met my husband, Aaron Nienow. I obtained…   (continue reading)

Amanda Nienow

Cathy Blaukat Administrative Assistant

I grew up in Mankato, Minnesota and earned my Bachelor os Science degree in Psychology from Mankato State University, Mankato.  A few years later, while working as a graduate student,  I earned my Master's…   (continue reading)

Cathy Blaukat