The University Graduate Student Association Teaching Effectiveness Committee selected History M.A. student Kelsey Zavelo for the 2014 Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award. This award recognizes Kelsey’s dedication, creativity, and sensitivity as a teaching assistant. As one faculty recommender for Kelsey’s nomination noted, “simply put, Kelsey regularly modeled what I consider the best teaching practices in her interactions with her students, with me, and with her fellow TAs.”
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Revisiting the CCC
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PhD Student, Melody Hunter-Pillion, Teams Up With SE CASC To Conduct Oral History Interviews in Puerto Rico
This past Summer, PhD student, Melody Hunter-Pillion, traveled to Puerto Rico with Aranzazu Lascurain, Assistant University Director at the Global Change Forum/SE Climate Adaptation Science Center at NC State and James Currie - Multimedia Specialist, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science - to conduct oral history interviews in the field with scientists from Puerto Rico.