Assistant Professor Jenny Gawronski was raised in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in ceramics and Bachelor of Science in Art Education degrees in 2001 from Pennsylvania State University. She then continued to study ceramics as a post baccalaureate student at University of Colorado at Boulder and in Gothenburg, Sweden at Högskolan för Design och Konsthantverk, School of Design and Craft. In 2008 she received her Master of Fine Arts in ceramics from Louisiana State University. Gawronski currently teaches all levels of ceramics as well as the art education course sequence.