Nominations Open for Distinguished Teaching Awards

The nomination period for the 2015-16 Distinguished Teaching Awards, the highest recognition of teaching awarded to faculty members and teaching assistants/associates, is open through Oct. 16.

While only current and former students can nominate faculty for the award, faculty are invited to nominate up to two teaching assistants/associates.

All nominations require a brief paragraph saying why you think your nominee should receive a Distinguished Teaching Award and must include your name and email address. Nomination forms are available online here. at

Please submit all nominations by Friday, Oct. 16 to Distinguished Teaching Award Committee, Institute for Teaching Excellence & Faculty Development, 301 Goodell.

Nominations may be delivered by mail, by hand, by fax to 413/545-3829 or by email to

For more information, call 413/545-5142.