January Faculty Q+A: Mr. Lieb

The Q+A- one student, one faculty member, each month. This month we sat down with Mr. Lieb, science teacher .

Conducted by Yasmine Novian


Common misconception about teachers:

That teachers check their email 24 hours a day in anticipation of questions from their students

Most creative gift, given or received:

English-Russian Dictionary

Movie you’ve seen the most:

The Notebook

Book you’ve read most:

Seven habits of the most successful teens”

Fictional character you identify with:

Dr. Watson

Obsolete item you wont trash:

A CD-player in my garage

What you wanted to be at age 10:

An ophthalmologist

Student pet peeve:

When a student, raising his hand in class starts a sentence full of anxiety with “WAIT!!!”.  Seriously, I am not going anywhere.

Procrastination technique:

Putting together IKEA furniture

Secret hobby:


Favorite historical figure:


Favorite piece of art in your home/anywhere:

An ultrasound of my unborn son

Movie star you always wanted to be:

Sean Connery.  That dude is the man.  I meant to say: “Sir Sean Connery”. Enough said.

Favorite gadget:

Iphone 5

Topic you love but wont discuss at a party:

Apple stock prices

The last meal you had:

Bread pudding

Funniest English word(s):


 Most visited website, why:

NHL.com, it’s like one of those moments when you know you shouldn’t be looking at the car wreck on the other side of the freeway, but you really can’t help it!

Favorite cancelled-too-soon TV show:

“The Unit”

Most beloved/interesting item at your office desk:

Red Stapler