Sara Edwards

Assistant ProfessorLegal Studies Department
Legal Counsel to the CabinetCabinet Department
Online InstructionAcademic Affairs Department
Senior Women's AdministratorAthletics Department
507-344-7523

Sara J. Edwards is an Assistant Professor in the Legal Studies department and a Legal Counsel to the Cabinet in the Cabinet department and an Online Instruction in the Academic Affairs department and a Senior Women's Administrator in the Athletics department.

Biography

Originally from Stillwater, Minnesota.  Married to husband Reggie. Sons: Anthony, Noah, Christian & Emmanuel

Academic Interests/Specialties

  • Civil Rights, Social Justice & Law

Education

  • B.A. Political Science (Pre-Law) from the University of Central Florida in Orlando, Florida
  • J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Research

  • Legal History and Racial Discrimination in the United States

Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Minnesota Paralegal Association

Professional Background

Worked in several areas of law including higher education law, class action litigation, criminal law & family law

Presentations

  • Race & Justice; Training the Next Generation of Legal Professionals

Additional Campus Responsibilities

Awards

  • Law Review

Personal/Hobbies

Playing guitar, painting, cooking, reading, watching sports

Teaching Philosophy

I meet my students where they are and help them to become the best version of themselves.


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