Kathleen J. Newell

Alumni Service Award Recipient

School of Dentistry, September 26, 2013

Kathleen J. Newell is a three-time degree recipient with a bachelor of science degree in dental hygiene education (1971) from the School of Dentistry, a master of art in curriculum & instruction higher education (1976), and a Ph.D. in curriculum & instruction higher education (1987) from the College of Education and Human Development at the University of Minnesota. Newell, an active member at the University of Minnesota for 45-years, is a tenured professor, a longtime director of the Division of Dental Hygiene, and a dedicated leader of faculty, staff, and students. Constantly striving to advance the mission of the University, Newell continues to serve as a volunteer within the campus community.

Biographies are as-of time of award presentation.