She was the mother of Pat Alexander, Luann Dummer Center for Women and the Center for Faculty Development.
She has served as associate director of the Center for Faculty Development and as an adjunct professor in the English Department at St. Thomas since 1990.
The annual regional conference will be held here Friday and Saturday.
She has accepted a new position as an assistant dean at Hamline’s School of Law.
They are the sister and niece of Erin Thigpen, Office of Residence Life.
She worked at St. Thomas for 27 years before retiring in 1995. She is the aunt of Josie Driscoll, University Relations.
Thirty-two faculty members incorporated service-learning into 61 sections of 41 courses involving 1,228 students in partnership with a variety of community organizations during 2010-11.
She was a part of the St. Thomas community since 1989.
Campus Ministry has forwarded three suggestions from Minnesota Public Radio to help the residents of North Minneapolis recover from the recent tornado.