Ann Smiley-Oyen

My Life

My hobbies

reading, outdoor exercise, connecting with friends

My undergrad alma mater

University of Illinois

My worst subject in school

anatomy -- I hate to memorize!

In college I drove

Plymouth Scamp (like a Dodge Dart)

If I weren't a professor, I would


Favorite books

Harry Potter series, Narnian Chronicles, C.S. Lewis' Space Trilogy

Favorite movies

Lord of the Rings, Star Trek, My Fair Lady,

Favorite city


Favorite coffee

mocha latte or hazelnut -- fru-fru coffee!

My latest accomplishment

making gumbo -- everyone loved it!