John L Warfield Center

The Board of Regents of The University of Texas System Recognizes Frank Guridy and Tiffany Gill

Wed, September 8, 2010

The Board of Regents of The University of Texas System has recognized 72 faculty members from institutions within the system for outstanding teaching, including 34 faculty members from The University of Texas at Austin. Educators from the 15 institutions were honored as the 2010 Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award winners during a ceremony on The University of Texas at Austin campus on Aug. 11. They will share $2 million in awards.

The awards, which range from $15,000 to $30,000, are given to faculty members who demonstrate extraordinary classroom performance and innovation at the undergraduate level.

Recipients have demonstrated a clear commitment to teaching and a sustained ability to deliver excellence to the undergraduate learning experience. In the competition for the awards, faculty candidates were subjected to rigorous examination of their teaching performance over three years by campus and external examiners.

Evaluations by students, peer faculty and external reviewers considered a range of activities and criteria, including classroom expertise, curricula quality, innovative course development and student learning outcomes.

The John L. Warfield Center for African and African American Studies would like to congratulate and celebrate 2 of its faculty affiliates who received this prestigious honor, Dr. Frank Guridy, Associate Professor - Department of History and Dr. Tiffany Gill, Associate Professor - Department of History.

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