Laurie is a Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor of Mathematics and has a Ph.D. in education. Prior to her current position, she served as Associate Vice Provost and Associate Dean in the Office of Undergraduate Education. Since 2006, she has taken groups of University of Minnesota students on study abroad programs to Italy and Turkey. She hopes to share her passion for Italian culture, the renaissance, and learning.
Professor of Mathematics and Director of International Initiatives for CEHD