Department Head and Science Teacher
Mrs. Verdick began teaching at Newman in of 2001. She earned her B. S. in 2000 from the University of Dubuque. She teaches Biology 1 and Biology 2. She also started a Forensic Science course in 2006, which has been a popular elective course for our students. She also attended a summer course at Loyola University to be certified to teach AP Biology.
Mrs. Verdick is faculty advisor to the Science Club as well as the Envirothon faculty advisor since 2002. She also assists with home track meets and chaperones school dances.