Winter chosen for Coulter Regional Leadership Program

Kim WinterKim Winter has been chosen for the Coulter Regional Leadership Program, which welcomed its third and largest cohort this June. The program is part of the WNC Leadership Initiative, which brings together members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indian and residents of WNC counties to tackle social, cultural and economic challenges in the region.

Spring College Newsletter Published

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

CEAP Conceptual Framework
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

Demonstration of TaskStream Alternatives Scheduled

Portyfolio demoThe college is considering alternatives to TaskStream, our electronic portfolio system. Demonstrations of two other systems will be held Thursday, December 10 in Killian 102. LiveText will present at 10 am and Tk20 will present at 1:30 pm. Faculty, staff, students, and school partners are encouraged to attend. Please provide your feedback on these alternatives through this survey: https://goo.gl/ojboRX.