Peru State College
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Dr. Sara B. Crook
 
Sara Crook

Contact Information:

Office: Jindra 140

Office Phone: (402) 872-2279

Email: SCrook@peru.edu

 

Office Hours

Monday & Wednesday: 9:30-10:45

Tuesday & Thursday: 9:30-10:45 & 2-3:15

Friday by Appointment

 

13 Fall Course Offerings:

Coll 101 (section 000B / History & Language Arts) - Introduction to Collegiate Education

Hist 113 (section 000A) - American History before 1865

Psci 201 (section 000A) - American National Government

 

Psci 201 (section 049X-online-first 8 weeks session ) - American National Government

Psci 301 (section 049Y-online-second 8 weeks session) - Comparative Government

 

 

14 Spring Course Offerings:

Geog 103 (section 000A) - Human Geography

Hist 329 (section 000A) - History of Nebraska

Psci 201 (section 000A) - American National Government

Hist/Psci 426 (section 049A-online 16 weeks) - American Constitutional Law

 

 

 

2014 History Day Information - Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014

" Rights and Responsibilities in History"

History Day Logo

 

 

 

2013 History Day Information - Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

"Turning Points in History: People, Ideas, Events"

RESULTS

 

 

Bio:

Dr. Crook joined PSC as an adjunct faculty in 1984 and as a full time faculty member in 1993. She serves as a Social Science advisor. Dr. Crook is also the co-faculty advisor for Phi Alpha Theta and the Nebraska Humanities Council's "Notable Nebraskan" speaker as Barbara Kagey Mayhew Bradway.

 

Education:

Ph.D. Political Science. 1992. University of Nebraska.

M.A. Political Science. 1983. University of Nebraska.

B.S. Social Science Education. 1976. University of Nebraska.

 

Specialization:

United States Congress and Nebraska Politics.

 

Societies:

Nebraska State Historical Society

Nebraska Humanities Council

Nebraska Hall of Fame Commission

Nebraska's State Plan Commission for implementation of "Help America Vote Act" - 2004 - present

Associate Fellow of the Center for Great Plains Studies

 

Selected Professional Activities:

PEO Scholar Award, 1991

Delta Kappa Gamma Rho State Scholar, 1992

Quiz Bowl Director, 1992-1994

District History Day Director - 1985-present

Past President, Board of Trustees, Nebraska State Historical Society

Co-Director, Trail and Tales Graduate Institute and Tour ($59,450 grants)

Interim Humanities Division Chair, 1998-2000

Nebraska State College System Rebensdorf Teacher Excellence Award Winner 2002

George and Lillian Schottenhamel Honors Chair in Humanities 2002-2004