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True Blue Gem of the Week

Allen, RyanDr. Ryan Allen

WHO HE IS: Ryan is an assistant professor of English and writing and director of Briar Cliff’s Writing Center. He started at BCU in Fall 2011.


A colleague says, "Spend some time with this faculty member and you can't help but pick up some of his enthusiasm.  He strives for excellence and encourages all around him to do the same. He is a champion of student success. Ryan continually goes the 'extra mile' for Briar Cliff and especially for students. When working with him you quickly learn there are no obstacles too large to stop his momentum. Hang out with him - I promise his passion is contagious!

Congratulations to Ryan Allen, our True Blue Gem of the Week for Oct. 4!