Congratulations Faculty Association Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Counseling and Librarianship Winners

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Congratulations to the five winners of the Faculty Association Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Counseling and Librarianship, announced at Academic Assembly on Thursday, August 27, 2015.

  • Erich Heintzelman, librarian, East Campus
  • Daniela Johnson, professor of mathematics, West Campus
  • Ryan Kasha, professor of mathematics, West Campus
  • Lauri Lott, adjunct professor of education, East Campus
  • Richard Sansone, professor of Portuguese, West Campus

faaetcl-winners-button-groveThe purpose of the award is to recognize faculty members who demonstrate effective and innovative teaching methods and a continuing commitment to student success through student engagement both inside and outside the classroom. All faculty members, full-time and part-time were eligible and could be nominated by students, faculty and staff.

In total, 52 individuals were nominated, and of those nominations, 25 faculty members submitted the required portfolio with a narrative, along with other materials and artifacts from courses they have taught and/or samples of materials from other teaching and learning activities. Then a selection committee, comprised from different campuses and departments, reviewed the materials and selected the winners.

Each winner received a plaque and $1,000, made possibly by the Valencia Foundation.

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  • Karen Cowden said:

    I am lucky to know and have worked with almost all of these amazing professors. What a treasure we have in our faculty family!

    AMFri, 04 Sep 2015 10:31:07 +0000Fri, 04 Sep 2015 10:31:07 +0000am15,10:31 am

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