Sean Harwell is a new faculty member to Fairmont State this year and obtained his M.Ed. in Digital Media, New Literacies, and Learning and his B.A. in Secondary Education with concentration in Biology and General Science from Fairmont State University. He is currently working with Dr. Deb Hemler on the Earth and Space Science Passport professional development program that prepares teachers for the new ninth grade Earth and Space Science courses implemented this year with the adoption of the West Virginia Next Generation Science Standards. He also helped develop and co-teaches SCIE 1199 Oceans, Issues, and Society as a general science course. His favorite activities include PC gaming, attending local concerts, hiking, and kayaking.
The best thing about teaching at Fairmont State is the close community experience. Fairmont State offers an individualized experience for our students that no other institution can match.