7543826718_0656ac7598_oWende Morgaine Garrison, who facilitated the creation of the original fifteen VALUE Rubrics, is the Director of Training for the VALUE Institute (a collaboration between AAC&U and Indiana University’s Center for Postsecondary Research.)

From 2002 to 2017, Wende taught undergraduates for the Child and Family Studies Program in the School of Social Work at Portland State University, in addition to teaching for a variety of departments at Portland State, including the award-winning University Studies program.

In addition, Wende has taught portfolio courses to graduate students at Portland State University, Stanford University, University of Michigan, University of Texas at Austin, Virginia Tech, and Georgia Tech.

nateWende completed her Masters of Science in Teaching at Portland State University, studying Film & Television and Rhetoric & Composition.  Wende also did her undergraduate studies at Portland State University, after transferring from Bethel University in Minnesota where she studied Creative Writing and English Literature.

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