Mr. Nate Lowe, Assistant Professor of Writing, holds an M.F.A. in Creative Writing from the University of Idaho. He joined the faculty in 2007. Lowe is currently working on a collection of essays related to growing up in the Midwest during the 1980's Farm Crisis. Some of his other work has been featured in such publications as Ascent and South Dakota Review. Lowe is also a dedicated teacher who describes his pedagogy with the phrase, "Thinking is writing; writing is thinking." In his spare time, he enjoys road cycling, backpacking, skiing, and renovating his house.