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Recognizing Great Teachers

The College bestows teaching awards on scholars for their excellence in the classroom

Each year, the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences recognizes a number of faculty members and graduate students for their excellence as undergraduate teachers.

The most senior of the tenure-line faculty chosen to receive Weinberg College Distinguished Teaching Awards receives the E. LeRoy Hall Award. In addition, two more Distinguished Teaching Awards — the Arts and Sciences Alumni Teaching Awards — are reserved for members of the teaching-track faculty.

The Award for Excellence in Mentoring in Undergraduate Research, meanwhile, is given to a faculty member who exhibited particular skills in and dedication to mentoring undergraduate students engaged in research. The College also recognizes graduate students who excelled as teaching assistants.

This year’s winners include:

The Weinberg College E. LeRoy Hall Award for Excellence in Teaching

 Distinguished Teaching Award

Arts and Sciences Alumni Teaching Awards

Award for Excellence in Mentoring Undergraduate Research

Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Awards

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