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2021 College of Education Spring Assembly and Awards Ceremony


It is with great pleasure that the COE Senate Awards Committee announces the 2021 awardees!  These awards will be presented during the virtual College Assembly on Friday, April 30 at 11:00 a.m. All faculty, staff, and elected student members of the COE Assembly are invited to attend. 

Please join us in congratulating the following recipients:

Excellence in Teaching (tie): Rossina Zamora Liu and Dawn Martin
Excellence in Graduate Mentorship: Ana Taboada Barber
Excellence in Faculty Mentorship: Susan De La Paz
Excellence in Scholarship, Tenured Faculty: Jade Wexler
Excellence in Scholarship, Pre-Tenure Faculty: David Blazar
Excellence in Scholarship Award, Professional-Track Faculty (tie): Alexandra Shelton and Damani White Lewis
Excellence in Outreach: Stephanie Timmons-Brown, with Phillip Burke receiving a special award in this category, Excellence in Outreach, Lifetime Achievement
Excellence in Service: Bridget Turner Kelly
Outstanding Exempt Staff: Stefanie James
Outstanding Non-Exempt Staff: Penny Gomes
Outstanding Doctoral Student: Erin Hogan
Outstanding Master's Student: Svetha Mohan
Outstanding Undergraduate Student: Tatiana Teixeira
Outstanding Alumni Award: Elizabeth Stuart Whitehead 

Best wishes and congratulations to all of the 2021 College of Education Awardees!