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2011-2012 Teaching and Learning Grants Recipients

October 31, 2011 - These internal grants are designed to enhance student learning inside and outside of the classroom either by attending a conference, designing a new course, re-designing a current course or through a creative "other activities" idea.

Conference Attendance:

  • Karen Miller - Business
  • Troy Riggs - Math
  • Ashley Blair - CommArts
  • Jean Marie Walls - Languages
  • Phillip Ryan - Languages
  • Julie Powell - PEWS

Course Design/Redesign:

  • Roman Williams - Sociology
  • Jan Wilms - Computer Science
  • Daniel Musselman - Music

Other Activities:

  • Ben Mitchell - Theology/Missions

Read interviews with 2010-2011's grant recipients


"Study is a specific kind of experience in which through careful observation of objective structures we cause thought processes to move in a certain way . . . When done with concentration, perception and repetition, ingrained habits of thought are formed."
-Richard Foster; Celebration of Discipline