Humility and Story: Connecting Identity and Character


  • Wally Metts


A response to Ward, Sabin, and Slemmons.


Wally Metts is Director of Graduate Studies in Communication at Spring Arbor University, where he has taught for 35 years, and where he has also led students on cross-cultural trips to China, Ireland, Argentina, India and Nepal. He has a BA in combined sciences from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, an MS in curriculum and instruction from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, and a PhD in interdisciplinary studies from Michigan State University. He will spend a sabbatical in 2021 teaching graduate courses in journalism at Tribhuvan University in Kathmandu. He and his wife have eleven grandchildren, who call him Santa.