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Welcome to Seaber's World

Ms. Seaber received her undergraduate degree from the University of Memphis and completed her masters at Southeast Missouri State University.  She comes to MAC from Southeast where she taught Composition I.  Ms. Seaber has published literary articles in Big Muddy and in the Teaching Faulkner Newsletter (see:  http://www.semo.edu/cfs/teaching/index.htm). She has also published articles in Natural Health magazine and the Open Mind column of the St. Louis Post Dispatch. She won an American Poetry Award in 2005 for her poem Betrayal #1. In Sept. 07, her poem Herd Poisoning was published in Yarnspinners and Wordweavers, an online newsletter for writers.

In addition, Ms. Seaber has presented at both national and international literary conferences, including the International Doris Lessing Conference, the Twentieth Century Conference, and the Missouri Philological Conference.  Ms. Seaber's professional memberships include the Modern Language Association, the National Council for the Teachers of English, the Doris Lessing Society, and the National Education Association.

In addition to her teaching and department duties at Mineral Area College, Ms. Seaber serves on the Student Welfare and Conduct Committee, various AQIP planning committees, and Faculty Forum.  She was perviously Faculty Forum President, VP, and Secretary.  As well, she previously chaired the English Department's annual English Tournament for area high school juniors.

Tiger Lilies

                                   -- photo by K. Ruth Seaber,  2007



E-mail: rseaber@mineralarea.edu

Office: AS06

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Phone: 573-518-2242