LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - At Lock Haven Universityís August 27 opening meeting, awards were presented to recognize faculty pedagogy, mentoring and advisement. Cori J. Myers, assistant professor of business administration, computer science and information technology, presented the awards on behalf of the Linda J. Emanuel Teaching and Learning Center, the Peersí Choice Awards Committee chaired by Professor Jim Bean, psychology departments, and the Advisement Committee, chaired by Assistant Professor Lisa Weaver, academic development and counseling department. Lock Haven University is a member of the Pennsylvania State
System of Higher Education (PASSHE), the largest provider of higher education in
the commonwealth. Its 14 universities offer more than 250 degree and certificate
programs in more than 120 areas of study. Nearly 405,000 system alumni live and
work in Pennsylvania.
Lynette Reitz, professor and field work coordinator, sociology/anthropology/social work department, received the TLC Peersí Choice Award for Pedagogy. Karen Kline, professor and department chair, communication department, received the TLC Peersí Choice award for Mentoring. Maribeth Hanna Long, associate professor, academic development/counseling department, received the TLC Peersí Choice Award for Advisement.
The recipients each received a plaque with an inscription of why they were nominated and selected. In addition, they each received a $300 stipend for materials and travel that will enhance teaching and learning. Their names will be placed on a commemorative plaque in the Teaching and Learning Center.