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Ruday, Diane

Diane Ruday

Math Teacher

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Educational History
B.A. in Quantitative Methods from St. Thomas College

M.A. in Teaching from Hamline University

Why I Choose to Work at Nova
I choose to work at Nova because I value Nova's motto, “We learn not for school but for life.” As a math specialist I try to instill in students a love of learning math and an understanding of the importance of math in our lives outside of school.

My hobby is raising monarch butterflies in the summer time. My husband Jon and I enjoy kayaking lakes together. I like to hike on the North Shore of Lake Superior. I enjoy spending time with our daughter Anna who lives in Minneapolis. And I love to read a good mystery.