2017 A&S Outstanding Achievement Awards
Celebrating Our Best
Faculty, staff, sessional lecturers, graduate student course instructors and a student leader were honoured at the annual Arts & Science Outstanding Achievement Awards. David Cameron, dean of the Faculty of Arts & Science, presented the awards on April 20th at the Faculty Club.
Outstanding Teaching Award Winners
L-R: Denise Cruz, Mike Reid and Ashley Bruce. Not pictured are Michelle Craig and Tania Li. Photo: Diana Tyszko.
Ashley Bruce of Cell & Systems Biology, Michelle Craig of Computer Science, Denise Cruz of English, Tania Li of Anthropology, and Mike Reid of Astronomy & Astrophysics & the Dunlap Institute are this year’s recipients of the Faculty of Arts & Science Outstanding Teaching Awards. Established in 1993, the awards highlight excellence in teaching. Recipients are selected based on nominations by peers and students.
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Superior Teaching Award Winners
L-R: Jonathan Korman, Parisa Moosavi and Kenneth Yip. Not pictured is Anna Stainton. Photo: Diana Tyszko.
The Superior Teaching Awards recognize some of the Faculty’s most exceptional sessional lecturers and graduate student course instructors for their contributions to undergraduate education.
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Outstanding Staff Award Winners
L-R: James (Jim) Dix, Anna Liza Villavelez, Thom Lee. Not pictured is Peggy Salmon. Photo: Diana Tyszko.
Established in 1999, the Outstanding Staff Awards recognize employees who have achieved excellence in support of the Faculty’s mission of teaching and research.
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Dean’s Student Leadership Award Winner
Sameen Zehra. Photo: Diana Tyszko.
Sameen Zehra, a Trinity College student majoring in peace, conflict & justice, is a fundraiser, a community leader and a peer mentor who brings people together for change and creates new opportunities for her fellow students.
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