Lauraine Hawkins

Lauraine Hawkins
Assistant Professor, Biology
Sci-Tech, 208
Penn State Mont Alto | 1 Campus Drive | Mont Alto, PA 17237

Lauraine Hawkins


B.S. Biology, Virginia Tech
Ph.D. Biology, University of New Mexico

Courses Taught

  • BIOL 110: Biology: Basic Concepts and Biodiversity
  • BIOL 120N: Plants, Places, and People
  • BIOL 161: Human Anatomy and Physiology I - Lecture
  • BIOL 163: Human Anatomy and Physiology II - Lecture
  • BIOL 220W: Biology: Populations and Communities
  • BIOL 240W: Biology: Function and Development of Organisms
  • BIOL 434: Pathobiology of Emerging Infectious Disease
  • BIOL 461: Contemporary Issues in Science and Medicine
  • ANTH 129N (HIST 129N; PLANT 129N): Chocolate Worlds

Faculty Scholarly Activities

  1. Welcoming your students into Canvas. Penn State University Canvas Day 2018.
  2. Tools available to assist with accessibility compliance. 2016.
  3. Inclusive engagement in science. Transformative Teaching and Learning. Schreyer Institite for Teaching Excellence, Penn State University, 2015.
  4. Inventory of Macrofungi in Four National Capital Region Network Parks. Natural Resource Technical Report. National Park Service. 2007. (Co-author, Elizabeth Brantley)

Looking for even more Canvas resources? - June 28, 2017

Using media for communication in Canvas - April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 26, 2017

No single best route to build a class in Canvas - March 23, 2017

Use Canvas features to increase student engagement! - February 1, 2017

Tips to get ready for spring semester - December 20, 2016

Choosing and testing your student views, or who is Test Student? - November 10, 2016

Multiple routes to access class rosters and contact students: Canvas, LionPATH, or Starfish - September 13, 2016

Monitoring student activity and performance, providing feedback - September 1, 2016

Can we reduce the stress levels a bit for everybody? - July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 22, 2016

Tools available to assist with accessibility compliance - June 23, 2016

Providing alternative assignment options, extra credit - June 10, 2016

Helping our students adapt - April (2nd Quarter/Spring) 12, 2016

What about the students? - March 14, 2016

The times, they are a-changing! - February 23, 2016

Macrofungi of Four Mid-Atlantic National Parks, Inoculum - July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2008

Inventory of Macrofungi in Four National Capital Region Network Parks, Natural Resource Technical Report at… - November, 2007

National Park Service permit applications

Fungal interactions with animals: a primer for teachers., Inoculum - August, 2004

National Park Service permit applications

CERT, Certificate in Online Teaching, Penn State University

Ph D, Biology