Distinguished Faculty Award Recipients for 2018
The Distinguished Teaching Award was presented to Dr. Dawn Locklear, Math and Science Department, for demonstrating excellence in classroom teaching during the 2017-2018 academic year. Her endless work one-on-one with students does not go unnoticed by her peers. Her patience and desire for students to learn is outstanding.
The Distinguished Scholarship Award was presented to Professor Scotti A. Moats, Teacher Education Department, for demonstrating excellence through her research, publications, and presentations during the 2017-2018 academic year. Her paper that was sent to the State, her Higher Learning Commission paper and presentation, and her State of Minnesota licensure work distinguishes her among her peers.
The Distinguished Service Award was presented to Dr. Thomas McCracken, Teacher Education Department and Chair of the Humanities and Social Sciences Department, for demonstrating excellence in serving above and beyond his compensated role at the college during the 2017-2018 academic year; specifically for his exemplary work with students with disabilities. His dedication and compassion for our students is an example for all of us.