FACET announces finalists for Academy Awards on Excellence in Teaching

FACET is pleased to announce the finalists for the inaugural Academy Awards on Excellence in Teaching.

Thank you to everyone who took time to submit a nomination; the planning committee enjoyed seeing the innovative and excellent work taking place at all IU campuses. The planning committee met on February 10. After a great deal of discussion and deliberation, the committee came to consensus on this year's finalists. 

Finalists for Collaborative Activities

Rob Elliott, IUPUI, SpyHunter: the Covert Intelligence Gathering Team (C.I.G.T.)

Deborah Judge, IUPUC, Building Bridges: Collaboration Between Two Schools of Nursing

Melinda Stanley, IUK, Escape the Module

Finalists for Community Engagement

Julie Goodspeed-Chadwick, IUPUC,Service Learning in Literature: Mounted library Exhibition with Service Learning Community-wide Presentation and Discussion 

Jessica Henderson, IUK, Student-generated Social Marketing for Community Engagement in Sexual Violence Prevention

Tatiana Kolovou, IUB, Influential Communication across Cultures

Finalists for Creative Uses of Online Tools

Christina Ivanova and Amanda Hanson, IUK, Digital Story

Tara Kingsley, IUK, Newberry Novel VoiceThread Project

Todd Peabody, IUB, Practice Transition Analysis Presentation 

Finalists for Intensive Writing

Clark Barwick, IUB, Getting Coffee: Coffee Shop Analysis Final Essay

Jessica Henderson, IUK, Disease Case Study: Real People--Real Problems

Erinn Kelley, IUSB, Using Quotations in First Year Writing

Finalists for Learning How to Learn

Deborah Herold, IUPUI, Testing your Memory

Joshua Mugg, IUK, Reattempt Commentaries

Linda Wright-Bower, IPFW, Signuature Art: Creativity Assignment #1

The finalists will now prepare a multi-media description of their activity. Once the descriptions are posted in late March, FACET members and retreat registrants will vote for their favorite activity. Winners will be announced at FACET's 2017 Annual Retreat taking place May 19-21, 2017, at the Brown County Inn in Nashville, Indiana. 

Plan to attend the retreat and enjoy the Academy Awards celebration and a variety of events.