POSTED: Monday, August 19, 2013 - 10:50am
UPDATED: Monday, August 19, 2013 - 10:51am
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — The University of Texas System Board of Regents will honor eight UTEP faculty members for their extraordinary classroom performance during a special presentation this week in Austin.
The eight are among the 63 faculty from the system’s nine academic institutions who will receive the Board’s Outstanding Teaching Award
These awards are the highest honor the Board can bestow.
“We happily celebrate the selection of these eight UTEP faculty members who join the proud ranks of previous Outstanding Teaching Award winners on our campus,” said UTEP President Diana Natalicio.
Each honoree will receive a medallion, commemorative certificate and an unrestricted $25,000 check.
The ceremony will take place on Wednesday, August 21st in UT Austin’s Etter-Harbin Alumni Center.