Recognition and Dinner 2019

  • Save the date for the next dinner: Thursday, April 30, 2020.

    The annual Center for Teaching Excellence recognition dinner was held at the Rustic Lodge on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. 

    Congratulations to the winners of the $500 Center for Teaching Excellence Faculty Recognition Awards: Mimi Benjamin (Student Affairs in Higher Education) Content Pedagogy; Dana Driscoll (English) Content Pedagogy; Mary Stewart (English) Instructional Technology; Rodney Taylor (English) Teaching Associate Award.

    Teaching Circle Grant Award Winners 

    • Interactive Classroom Sensory with Arduino Boards
      Members: John Chrispell, Tim Flowers, Christoph Maier, Gary Stoudt, Yu-Ju Kuo, Amanda Faust, Francisco Alarcon, Channa Navaratna
    • Open Educational Resources: Guest Speaker Grant
      Members: Matthew Vetter, Theresa McDevit, Kenneth Cole, Timothy Flowers, Shijuan Liu, Bradley Markle, Joann Migyanka, Veronica Paz, Stanley Sobolewski, Brandon Vick, Sara Parme, Dana Driscoll, Aleea Perry, Nancy Evans 
    • Freewriting for Ease and Fluency: The Peter Elbow Method
      Members:  Rajwan Alshareefy, Carrie Bishop, Nicol Epple, Mercan Derafshi, Luz Stella Marin Ramirez, Nancy Pipkin- Hutchinson, Jirayu Sinsiri, Elin Woods, Bryna Siegel Finer and Veronica Paz
    • Implementing Integrative Assignments in Living-Learning Communities: Professional Development, Campus-Wide Impact
      Members: Colin Ashe, Mimi Benjamin, Dan Burkett, Sondra Dennison, Justin Fair, Theresa McDevitt, Veronica Paz, Dawn Smith-Sherwood (Facilitator), Li Teng
    • Improving Nursing Students’ Clinical Judgement Skills through Faculty Development Opportunities
      Members:  Taylor Edwards, Janis Barner, Julie Greenawalt, Elaine Little, Benjamin Martin, Elizabeth Palmer, Johanna Boothby