Nate Maertens

Nate MaertensNate Maertens is an English instructor at Inver Hills Community College, where he teaches all levels of college writing courses. He is passionate about teaching students the skills of writing that will not only allow them to excel in their college classes, but to also be life-long learners and constructive agents in the world. He is particularly interested in how literacy skills and practices have been historically denied to under-served populations, and how acquiring these skills can open up new and exciting possibilities. In his free time he enjoys reading Afrofuturist sci fi, gardening, and riding his bicycle.