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Three faculty named UW System teaching fellows, scholars

January 12, 2012

Three faculty members have been appointed 2012-13 UW-Stout Wisconsin Teaching Fellows and Scholars.

•   Laura Schmidt, mathematics, scholar
•   Maleka “Polly” Hashmi, biology, fellow
•   Judy Hopp, physics, fellow

Sponsored by the UW System Office of Professional and Instructional Development, the distinction honors experienced and early career educators and recognizes their excellence in teaching and research. The recipients submitted Scholarship of Teaching and Learning research projects designed to enhance student learning within the classroom.

The awardees will participate in WTFS events throughout the year: Faculty College at UW-Richland, a Summer Institute, and fall and winter seminars.

They also will serve as leaders and mentors and will share their project ideas and outcomes in a variety of public forums.

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