Celebration of Education
A Celebration of Education recognizes the accomplishments of those who exemplify the university's standards of excellence in education. This event celebrates our distinguished faculty members and educators for their outstanding contributions to the university and their devotion to and effectiveness in teaching. A Celebration of Education consists of six main awards: the Doherty Award, Ryan Award, Academic Advising Award, Barbara Lazarus Award, Gelfand Award and the new Teaching Innovation Award. In addition, the most recent Wimmer Faculty Fellows and recipients of the College Teaching Awards, Graduate Student Teaching Award and Graduate Student Service Award are also honored.
Nominations are now being accepted for the Doherty, Ryan, Academic Advising, Barbara Lazarus, Gelfand and Teaching Innovation Awards, to be presented in the spring of 2016.
NEW for 2016: The Teaching Innovation Award
This award will honor specific teaching innovations to improve student learning in online, blended or face-to-face courses.
Please check back for more information about the 2016 award recipients and the annual Celebration of Education event.
Call for Nominations
Nominations for the Graduate Student Teaching & Service Awards are now being accepted.
Nomination Deadline - February 5, 2016