Interdisciplinary Studies

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IDE8 gives 8th graders the opportunity to pursue yearlong independent research and creative projects with the gentle guidance of faculty members. 

Courses

Interdisciplinary Studies Faculty

Kinion Asmus

Kinion Asmus

Titles: Humanities 8, English, 8th Grade Class Coordinator, Textile Arts, Art History, Mind*Body* Exercise, Literary Magazine
Degrees: B.A., Sewanee: The University of the South
M.A., Bowling Green State University
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School: 931.598.5651 ext. 1017
Rachel Malde

Rachel Malde

Titles: Middle School Coordinator, Arts Department Chair, Photography, IDE8, Service Coordinator, Art Gallery and Visiting Artist Co-Coordinator
Degrees: B.A., The University of the South
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Viva Reynolds

Viva Reynolds

Titles: Educational Technology Coordinator, Science & Technology Department Chair, Middle School Science, IDE8, Technology, 7th Grade Level Program Lead
Degrees: B.A., California State University
M.A., University of Wyoming
Ph.D., University of Kentucky
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School: 931.598.5651 ext. 1001
Geoffrey Smith

Geoffrey Smith

Titles: Dean of Students, Humanities Department Co-Chair, History, Ethics, American Studies, Varsity Boys' Soccer (Head), 9th Grade Level Program Lead, SHOW Coordinator, Conduct Council
Degrees: B.A. History, The University of the South
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School: 931.463.2134
John Wheeler

John Wheeler

Titles: English, American Studies, Swimming, Strength & Conditioning, Residential Faculty, Conduct Council
Degrees: B.A., English, The University of the South
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