kate and tricia and celebration of TeachingCelebration of Teaching

The Center for Teaching Excellence and Center for Faculty Leadership host an annual Celebration of Teaching at UNCW. During this celebration we name of the recipients of the Discere Aude Awards. Faculty and staff have championed our motto, Discere Aude, Dare to Learn, since the founding of UNCW. In this spirit, the Discere Aude Award is given to outstanding professors who have supported students in a mentoring role.

2015 Discere Aude Award Recipients

Peter Schuhmann Economics and Finance
Victor Malo-Juvera English
Stephanie Kamel Biology and Marine Biology
Jennifer Kontny English
Aaron King Public and International Affairs
David Pernell Communications Studies
Nicholas Hudson Art and Art History
Linda Potts Biology and Marine Biology
Emmanuel Harris World Languages and Cultures
Terry Linehan Film Studies
Babette Boyd Sociology and Criminology
Connie Gruber Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle, Literacy, and Special Education
Chad Lane Geology and Geography
Matthew Eshleman Philosophy and Religion
Chris Fonvielle History
Cuixian Chen Mathematics and Statistics
Jessica Strong Social Work
Lynn Sikma Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle, Literacy, and Special Education
Matthew TenHuisen Mathematics and Statistics
Brandy Mechling Nursing
Jeffrey Cummings Information Systems and Operations Management

2014 Discere Aude Award Recipients

Florentina Andreescu International Studies
Sonja Ardoin Student Leadership and Engagement
Tim Ballard Biology and Marine Biology
Mark Boren English
Kate Bruce Psychology
Steve Elliott College of Health and Human Services
Pamela Evers Cameron School of Business
Art Frankel College of Health and Human Services
Alexia Franzidis College of Health and Human Services
Soo Kim-Godwin College of Health and Human Services
Margaret Guggenheimer Watson College of Education
Curry Guinn Computer Science
Linda Gurganus Mathematics and Statistics
Tammy Hunt Cameron School of Business
Adam Jones Cameron School of Business
Scott Juall Foreign Languages and Literatures
Pierre LaPaire Foreign Languages and Literatures
David LaVere History
April Matthais College of Health and Human Services
Susan McCaffray History
Jeremy Morgan Chemistry and Biochemistry
Nora Reber Anthropology
Lauren Scharling Art and Art History
Amanda Southwood Williard Biology and Marine Biology