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Winter Park English Professor Speaks at Public Library

A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses In anticipation of her forthcoming collection of short stories, Winter Park English Professor, Cate McGowan, presented on Sunday, March 1, 2015, a lively and humorous presentation at the Winter Park Library’s “Sunday Author Talk.” Cate read from “True Places Never Are” and discussed the […]

March 2015 Kudos

Week of March 22- 28, 2015 Procurement Staff’s Superb Efforts Result in Escalator Rebate for Valencia The procurement department would like to recognize and thank Diane Fahr, director of financial services, and Josh Grossman, accounts payable coordinator, for their outstanding customer service. Diane and Josh have consistently made sure that the timing of payments to […]

Cate McGowan Wins Missouri State University Moon City...

By Joy S. Jones English Professor Cate McGowan was destined to become a writer. Cate’s mother attended school with acclaimed American writer Flannery O’Connor, who made quite an impression on her, and by the time Cate was 12-years-old, she’d already read a collection of O’Connor’s short stories that was kept in a hallowed place in […]

Students “Start Right” with PJI Principles at Winter Park...

A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East & Winter Park Campuses The “Start Right” philosophy and the Peace and Justice Initiative (PJI) principles collided in one Winter Park classroom during the first week of the fall 2014 semester. English Professor Cate McGowan, hoping to eliminate her first week admonitions and syllabus rules, embraced a more […]

Winners of the Inaugural Faculty Awards for Excellence...

Congratulations to the five winners of the Faculty Association Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Counseling and Librarianship who were announced at Academic Assembly on Thursday, August 21, 2014: Carl Creasman, professor of history, East Campus Kristiann Dougherty, professor of biology, Lake Nona Campus Shahnaz Kanani, professor of biology, West Campus Cate McGowan, professor of English, […]

Celebrating the Publications of Creative Writers at the...

A message from Stacey Johnson, President, East and Winter Park Campuses Through dedication to their craft, inspiration and hard work, creative writers at the Winter Park Campus are seeing their creative labors bear fruit. Forthcoming faculty publications include a story by Cate McGowan, professor of English, a widely published fiction writer, whose piece “Arm Clean […]

Continuing the Celebration: Years of Service Recognition ...

Here’s a shining example of the personal touch a few supervisors added to the years of service recognition celebrated during Learning Day 2014. Celebrating years of service and other employee milestones with an intimate group of colleagues and peers makes the recognition even more memorable. On Wednesday, March 12, 2014, the Winter Park Campus held […]

English Professor Cate McGowan Earns Spot on “Rate...

English professor Cate McGowan, known by her students as “McG,” shares that her main goal as a teacher is to challenge students to attain far-reaching goals. She accomplishes this foremost by creating a supportive learning environment. Cate has the distinction of being one of the “highest rated” among junior and community college professors nationwide on […]