Margy Pierce, assistant professor in the Department of Student Development and Pupil Personnel Services, received the 2010 College Outstanding Teacher Award.
The College Outstanding Teacher Award program was instituted as a complement to the Distinguished Teaching Awards given by the Graduate School to honor individual faculty members for their teaching accomplishments within their own colleges.
“Margy encourages discussion, self reflection, and complex problem solving in her classes. Students are supported to take charge of their learning and invest themselves deeply in the content,” said Linda Griffin, Associate Dean, announcing the award at the School’s end-of-year meeting.
Dr. Griffin shared some comments from Pierce’s students, including the following: