Faculty Recognized as Outstanding Instructors
Five faculty members were named 2018 First-Year Courses Outstanding Instructors during an awards ceremony Febuary 21, 2019 At the awards ceremony, Vice President for Student Success Dr. Eugene Palka acknowledged the commitment of all nominees and spoke to the important role that Student Success Seminars play in the retention of freshmen students. He also spoke to his own experience and fondness for teaching Student Success Seminars.
Each honoree was nominated by one or more first-year students in his/her Student Success Seminar for being an impactful, inspiring, student-focused instructor during the fall 2018 semester.
Instructors we nominated in the following categories:
GSD 101Z Learning Communities
Tiffany Hampton (winner), Lisa Moore
Paula Jones, Cindy Judd (winner), , Aaron Raider, Justin Raymer, Ashley Sweat, Starr Wentzel
College-Specific Student Success Seminars
Sarah Adams, Jose Algarin (winner), Dominic Ashby, Julie Baltisberger, Jim Gleason, Kimberly Hale, Michael Land, James Lawson, Dan Royalty, Raglena Salmans, Stephen Sumithran, Darlene Stocker, Travis Townsend, Autumn Whitson
Ashton Chaffins, Stephen Fohl (winner), Sharon Lee, Lynnette Noblitt, Randi Polk
Distinguished Outstanding Instructor and Commitment to Excellence
Dan Royalty ( winner)
Published on May 01, 2017