The Campus Writing Program recognizes contributions to outstanding WI teaching on MU’s campus through two awards: The Win Horner Award for Innovative Writing Intensive Teaching and the Writing Intensive Teaching Excellence Award. The awards are sponsored by the Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Studies.
The Win Horner Award for Innovative Writing Intensive Teaching. Dr. Horner was a nationally known and respected pioneer in “writing across the curriculum” and chaired the Composition Task Force that formed MU’s Campus Writing Program. Preference is given to faculty who demonstrate the same pioneering spirit in their teaching of Writing Intensive courses through developing a new and innovative WI course or implementing new approaches within their teaching. Click here for more information and to submit a nomination.
The Writing Intensive Excellence Award recognizes outstanding WI teaching that helps achieve the mission of Writing to Learn and Learning to Write within the disciplines. Click here for more information and to submit a nomination.
The Campus Writing Program is pleased to announce the 2019-2020 Award Recipients:
- Win Horner Award for Innovative Writing Intensive Teaching: Laurie Kingsley, College of Education
- Win Horner Award for Innovative Writing Intensive Teaching: Robin Rotman, School of Natural Resources
- Graduate Writing Intensive Teaching Excellence Award: Cydni Robertson, Textile and Apparel Management
Past Award Recipients
Deanna Sharpe, Personal Financial Planning, Win Horner Award
Hye Jeong Choi, Health Sciences, Teaching Excellence Award
David Criger, Peace Studies, Teaching Excellence Award
Ben Herman, Science Education, Teaching Excellence Award
Jamille Palacios, Applied Social Sciences, Teaching Excellence Award
Betsy Smith and Madison Bird, Applied Social Sciences, TA Teaching Excellence Award
Robert A. Winholtz, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Win Horner Award
Claire Altman, Health Sciences, Teaching Excellence Award
Andrew Clarke, Food Science, Teaching Excellence Award
Adam Cletzer, Agricultural and Education and Leadership, Teaching Excellence Award
Sam Otten, Learning, Teaching and Curriculum, Teaching Excellence Award
For the complete list of past award winners click HERE.