Andy Kantar
Andy Kantar

Office: ASC 1017-F
Phone: (231) 591-5869
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Andy Kantar teaches writing and young adult literature and is the director of the Writing Center. He served two years as a Fulbright Scholar in Norway and was the recipient of the University's Award for Academic Excellence. He is also the author of 29 Missing (1998), a Read Michigan selection; Black November (2006), finalist for the ForeWord Book of the Year (YA nonfiction) and nominated for the Great Lakes Book Award; and Deadly Voyage (2009), selected for One Book One County Reads (Michigan Humanities Council). His novel, Game Face, was given the Bronze Medal for the 2013 Moonbeam Children's Book Awards.

Ph.D., M.A., B.S. University of Minnesota

Employed at Ferris since: 1986