Lena Krause

Arabic & French Instructor



Lena Krause received her B.A. in Theatre from Northwestern University with a minor in French and concentration in Arabic and her Masters of Arts in Teaching from North Park University in 2019. She previously taught high school English in France and spent a year in Marrakech researching Moroccan oral traditions as a Fulbright U.S. Student Researcher. Outside of Beacon, she sits on the executive board of the Chicago Arabic Teachers Council and translates for the education website Playaling. Her hobbies include drinking too much coffee, urban biking, and impulse-buying fancy mustard.