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Maralee Harrell

December 12, 2018

Maralee Harrell Receives National Recognition for Excellence in Philosophy Teaching

By Abby Simmons

Carnegie Mellon University’s Maralee Harrell has won the 2018 Prize for Excellence in Philosophy Teaching, an honor jointly awarded by the American Philosophical Association (APA), the American Association of Philosophy Teachers (AAPT) and the Teaching Philosophy Association (TPA).

The Prize for Excellence in Philosophy Teaching recognizes a philosophy teacher who has had a profound impact on the student learning of philosophy in undergraduate and/or pre-college settings. Selected from 39 nominations across the U.S., Harrell will receive $1,000 and a commemorative plaque at the APA’s Eastern Division Meeting in January.

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