Montana State University

Department of Modern Languages & Literatures

Montana State University
P.O. Box 172980
Bozeman, MT 59717-2980

Tel: (406) 994-4448
Fax: (406) 994-6199
Location: 117 Gaines Hall

Department Chair

Dr. Galen Brokaw

Tracy Knudson



Administrative Assistant /
                              Department Secretary

Office: Gaines 117
Phone: 406-994-4448
Fax: 406-994-6199
Office hours: 8-12 noon and 1-5pm




Tracy with her nephew Trey

Personal Information: 
B.S.  Montana State University-Bozeman
         Biological Sciences - December, 1994

Certified Massage Technician
- November, 1995




Tracy with orphans in Peru

Tracy with orphans in Peru

Favorite authors:  J.K. Rowling, Barbara Kingsolver, Rosamunde Pilcher

Favorite color:  Blue!

Favorite flowers:  lilacs, sweet peas, pansies, columbine

Hobbies: Aikido (2nd kyu), water-skiing, hiking, origami, cross-stitch

Favorite movies (some of them):

the Indiana Jones movies, Shrek, St. Elmo's Fire, The Mummy, The Mummy Returns, Willow, Finding Forrester, A River Runs Through It, City of Joy, Gattaca, the Lord of the Rings movies, Dead Poet's Society, Stealing Beauty, Monsters Inc., the Harry Potter movies, Pirates of the Caribbean, Twelve Monkeys, Meet Joe Black, Ocean's Eleven, Ocean's Twelve, Under the Tuscan Sun, the X-Men movies, The Italian Job, The Count of Monte Cristo, Megamind

Favorite TV shows:

The Big Bang Theory, Monk, Hart of Dixie, My Name Is Earl, Kim Possible, Dave the Barbarian

Favorite Websites:

Launch music videos
Internet Movie Database
How Stuff Works
Kaleidoscope Painter
Get Fuzzy
The History Channel's This Day In History
Keirsey Temperment
Where the Hell is Matt?
Aikido with Justin

Aikido with Justin

Favorite Quotes:

"It is good to have an end to journey towards, but it is the journey that matters in the end." 
- Ursula K. Le Guin

"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you might miss it." 
- Ferris Bueller

"A dream is real while it lasts... 
Can we say more of life?"

"The purpose of aikido is to better people's lives, to make their spirits blossom and become strong, and by making better people, to make a better world."
- Sensei Mitsugi Saotome

"Nothing can bring you peace but yourself." 
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

"You must be the change you wish to see in the world." 
- Mahatma Gandhi

                                          At Machu Picchu, one of the 7 Wonders of the World!

"What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us; what we have done for others and the world remains and is immortal." 
- Albert Pike

"It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do a little. Do what you can." 
- Sydney Smith

"Listen to the Never haves,
Then listen close to me --
Anything can happen child,
Anything can be."
- Shel Silverstein

Tracy's nephew Levi, awesome skateboarder!

Tracy's nephew Levi, awesome skateboarder!