Minnesota State Community and Technical College business instructor Bryan Christensen is the winner of this year’s Golden Apple Award, given annually to the instructor on the Detroit Lakes campus who has gone “above and beyond the call of duty.”
Christensen is one of eight instructors nominated by students for the award, which is sponsored by the Detroit Lakes chapter of the Phi Theta Kappa honor society.
Students nominated Christensen for his energy and teaching style and for aggressively seeking out and pioneering new teaching technologies. In addition to teaching business and entrepreneurship courses, Christensen is the director of Business & Entrepreneurial Services on the Detroit Lakes campus.
The other nominees for the award were Jody Hibma, Cindy Moore, Randy Roberts, Sue Stafki, Diane Stenerson, Eric Wilkens and Michele Wilkens.