President hosts Faculty Honors Convocation May 2
By Tim Brownlee
Assistant Director of Public Affairs
(April 28, 2008)--UTSA President Ricardo Romo and Provost John Frederick will host the Faculty Honors Convocation 2008 at 10:30 a.m., Friday, May 2 in the University Center Retama Auditorium (2.02.02) on the 1604 Campus. The event is free and open to the UTSA community with a reception following the ceremony.
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The convocation honors recipients of teaching, research and service awards and acknowledges retirees. Awards will be presented by President Ricardo Romo and the awardees' deans.
Later in the week, read UTSA Today stories on the honorees.
>> Download the Faculty Honors Convocation 2008 program (PDF format).
For more information, call the UTSA Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at (210) 458-4110.
Winners of the President's Distinguished Achievement Awards and the Chancellor's Council Outstanding Teaching Award
Teaching Excellence: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Kolleen Guy, Department of History
Carola Wenk, Department of Computer Science
Teaching Excellence: Non-Tenure Track Faculty
Thomas Cannon, Department of Marketing
Research Achievement: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Charles J. Wilson, Department of Biology
Carlos Garcia, Department of Chemistry
Ashwani Monga, Department of Marketing
Performance, Creative Production, or Other Scholarly Achievement: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Vincent Canizaro, Department of Architecture
Excellence in University Service: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Maricela Oliva, Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Weining Zhang, Department of Computer Science
Excellence in Community Service: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Weldon W. Hammond Jr., Department of Geological Sciences
Advancing Globalization: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Victoria Jones, Department of Marketing
Core Curriculum Teaching: Tenured and Tenure-Track Faculty
Eric Swanson, Department of Geological Sciences
Core Curriculum Teaching: Non-TenureTrack Faculty
Alycia Maurer, Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching
Chancellor's Council Outstanding Teaching Award
Susan Keehn, Department of Interdisciplinary Learning and Teaching