Students say “thank you” for years of service

I received some thoughtful feedback from a former composition, literature, and research writing student of mine when I taught at Indiana University of Pennsylvania: “In college, I had many great professors. But one exceptional professor comes to mind. He was incredibly insightful, funny, and caring. What I truly appreciated is the way he challenged me. He pushed me to be my best, even when I … Continue reading Students say “thank you” for years of service

Dr. Harrison represents university on Eastern European recruiting tour

In October, 2017, as part of Dr. Harrison’s semester at American University of Malta, he participated in a week-long recruiting tour of Poland, Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria, visiting numerous high schools and education fairs. Continue reading “Dr. Harrison represents university on Eastern European recruiting tour”

Marlen Re-designs Diversity in Education Course

In autumn, 2016, Marlen re-designed Tiffin University’s “Diversity in Education” course. Marlen had previously taught the course in summer, 2016, as part of Tiffin’s online M.Ed. program. Acting as a subject matter expert, Marlen selected Banks & Banks’ Multicultural Education: Issues and Perspectives as the new course text, for example, and expanded the units on Multilingual and LGBTQ students. Additionally, the documentary films People Like Us and … Continue reading Marlen Re-designs Diversity in Education Course

“He Was the One Teacher That Pushed Me the Most During My Stay Here at SNHU”

“Then came my final capstone class again. Learning from past experiences, I requested Dr. Marlen Harrison as a capstone mentor, whom I felt was the best professor I ever had at SNHU. He was the one teacher that pushed me the most during my stay here at SNHU. I knew if I worked hard and could earn a good grade for him, that it was … Continue reading “He Was the One Teacher That Pushed Me the Most During My Stay Here at SNHU”

Columnist & Editor

Marlen has been working in the fragrance industry since 1990. Having started in sales and line representation, he later began a career in fragrance journalism as a writer for such notable sites as NowSmellThis and Basenotes. Marlen’s contributions have been included in The Washington Blade, MensJournal.com, MensFitness.com, Playboy.com, Forbes.com, NYTimes.com and international publications such as Finland’s Anna magazine and Canada’s Glow magazine. His self-created, online magazine, … Continue reading Columnist & Editor