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2019 Teaching Excellence Award Finalists Announced

Published: March 12, 2019 | Categories: Faculty, Engineering, Arts and Sciences, Business, All News
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The Western New England University Teaching Excellence Award Committee has carefully reviewed nominations and chosen the finalists for the 2019 Teaching Excellence Award.

This year's finalists are:

College of Arts and Sciences
Meri Clark (History)
Nuwan De Silva (Chemistry)
Brenda Garton-Sjoberg (Communication)

College of Business
Melissa Knott (Management)

College of Engineering
Chang Hoon Lee (Civil and Environmental Engineering)

The Teaching Excellence Award recipient will be announce by the end of April 2019. The award will be formally presented at the 2019 Commencement Ceremony on Saturday, May 18.

To help with their final selection, the Teaching Excellence Award Committee welcomes any additional input regarding the nominees that you wish to share, such as a letter of support or a personal anecdote. Please submit support materials electronically by noon on Friday, March 29, to Jackie Scalzo, Assistant to the Provost, at