Steve Dalager has been teaching English at LSC since 2001. Before that, he taught high school English in Shiprock, New Mexico and Bismarck, North Dakota, earning a Master’s Degree in English from the University of North Dakota in 1993. Steve’s passion is helping students achieve their potentials, particularly in the realm of written Standard English, but he’s also interested in the literature of Adolescence, African American and Native American writers, and Science Fiction. He also loves to sit around a camp fire and pound on his guitar, and lie in his garden listening to his cucumbers grow. Steve’s wife, Sherry, Is an Academic Advisor at LSC.