Spring College Newsletter Published

CEAP News Cover Sp2016The college has released the Spring 2016 edition of CEAP News, the newsletter for the college. The newsletter showcases students, alumni, faculty, and staff, including awards, scholarships, and service both locally and internationally.

Faculty & Staff Recognized at WCU Excellence Awards

CEAP Conceptual FrameworkThe following won their university-wide awards:

  • University Scholar Award – Alvin Malesky
  • Last Lecture Award – Windy Gordon
  • Academic Program of Excellence Award – Parks and Recreation Management Program

The following were nominated for university-wide awards:

  • Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award – Nancy Luke, Alvin Malesky
  • Star Staff Award – Susan Buchanan, Melinda Cooper, Renee Corbin, Denise Royer, Jenny Stewart, Rachel Wike
  • Bright Idea Staff Award – Regina Aton
  • Judy H. Dowell Outstanding Support Staff Award – Steve McClure
  • Paul A. Reid Distinguished Service Award, Faculty – David McCord
  • Innovative Scholarship Award – Patricia Bricker, Kelly Kelley, Robert Crow, Justin Menickelli

CEAP Faculty and Staff Awards

CEAP Conceptual FrameworkThe following faculty and staff awards were presented by the college on April 22.

  • Legislative Teaching Award – Russ Binkley,
  • Botner Superior Teaching Award – Kia Asberg,
  • Dean’s Research Award – Tom Ford,
  • Exemplary Service Award – Jenny Stewart, and
  • Soaring High Award – Melinda Cooper

Several Faculty/Staff Awards Announced

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The college congratulates the following faculty and staff on these awards:

  • Kia Asberg – Taft B. Botner Award for Superior Teaching
  • Rus Binkley – CEAP Legislative Teaching Award
  • Jenny Stewart – Exemplary Service Award
  • Tom Ford – Dean’s Research Award
  • Melinda Cooper – Soaring High Award

Dr. Lynn Sacco to Speak at Ron Morrow Lecture Series

Lynn SaccoDr. Lynn Sacco, University of Tennessee – Knoxville, will speak at the Ron Morrow Lecture Series on the topic “Act Like a Man: Easier Said Than Done…what it means to be a man and how nobody really knows what that means.” The presentation will be held Wed, Feb. 17, 5 pm, in Killian 102. Q&A session to follow. All are welcome.

Speaker to Present on Every Student Succeeds Act

CEAP Conceptual FrameworkDr. Lou Fabrizio will present on “The New Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and What It Means for North Carolina” on Thursday, February 11, 4 pm, in Killian 102. Dr. Fabrizio is the Director of the Division of Data, Research and Federal Policy for the NC Department of Public Instruction.