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Faculty Awards

 

The Pastega Awards for faculty excellence in the areas of teaching and scholarship are WOU’s highest academic award.  Recipients of the award are selected by a committee of campus peers every spring and then deliver presentations about their work at an honorary ceremony.  The awards were graciously endowed by Mario and Alma Pastega and their family.  Pastega Award recipients who have participated in Honors include:

 

  • Katherine Schmidt, Department of English, Excellence in Teaching
  • Kimberly Jensen, Department of History, Excellence in Scholarship
  • Mark Girod, Division of Teacher Education, Excellence in Scholarship
  • Kit Andrews, Department of English, Excellence in Teaching
  • Diane Baxter, Music Department, Excellence in Teaching and also in Scholarship
  • Cornelia Paraskevas, Department of English, Excellence in Teaching
  • Gavin Keulks, Department of English, Excellence in Scholarship

 

 

 

 

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Honors Program

(503) 838-8519 | or e-mail: honors@wou.edu