Information Sciences has been very well represented among those honored as the school year draws to a close. These most recent announcements follows on the heels of the enormous honor announced two weeks ago for Dr. Carol Tenopir representing the University of Tennessee as our SEC Faculty Achievement Award winner.
Chancellor’s Honors – the University’s highest honors
Extraordinary Professional Promise – Rachel Gammons and Lisa Kellerman
College of Communication and Information (CCI) Awards and Scholarships – highest honors given by the college. All four schools are eligible. The following are the SIS honorees.
CCI Faculty Teaching Award went to Dr. Rachel Fleming-May for her ‘artful’ teaching ability.
CCI Faculty Innovative Technology Teaching Award went to Dr. Peiling Wang for her effective teacheing by pioneering adoption of new information technologies in teaching to maximize students’ leraning outcomes.
Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation to Arsev Aydinoglu
Karl A. and Madira Bickel Scholarship to Laura Buell and Amy Dye-Reeves
Coca-Cola Minority Scholarship to Kayla Siddell
James Lawrence Fly Scholarship to Marie Stroop
Herbert H. Howard Fellowship to Theresa Parrish
Bernard King Scholarship to Siony Flowers
John Robert Randt Award went to Kerri Courter
Reeder-Siler Graduate Fellowship to Sheryl Sharp
Jerry H. Whitener Scholarship to Vicky Bills
For 2012, two of the three faculty awards for CCI went to Information Sciences faculty. We continue to be very proud of all the SIS faculty and students and congratulate these who have been recognized for their achievements.