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Below is a list of the Teaching Academy members that have received teaching related award, grants and recognition as they relate to teaching and learning.  

October 2016
Dr. Leslie Sprunger
American Physiological Society Teaching Career Enhancement Award (10/01/2016 - 9/31/2017) - Project title: Physiology curricula in professional veterinary and medical programs
October 2016
Dr. Steve Hines
2016 Washington State Veterinary Medical Association's WSU Faculty Member of the Year
October 2016
Dr. Samantha Gizerian
Global Outstanding Faculty Advisor 2016
April 2016
Drs. Leslie Sprunger and Cynthia Faux
Berger Keatts Teaching Projects Grant, "Instructional videos for gross anatomy"
March 2016
Drs. Annie Chen-Allen, Cleverson deSouza, Cynthia Faux, Gary Haldorson, Donald Knowles, Steve Lampa, Pamela Lee, Jane Wardrop, Bob Mealey, and Leslie Sprunger
2016 - Jerry Newbrey Teaching Scholars
March 2016
Drs. Jennifer Gold, Tandi Ngwenyama, Kelly Farnsworth, and Pamela Lee
2015-16 Richard Wescott Clinical Teaching Scholars
Dr. Steve Hines and Tom Baldwin
2016 Award for Excellence in Pre-Clinical Teaching
February 2016
Dr. Phil Mixter
Washington State University Featured Faculty (Office of WSU Provost)
April 2015
Dr. Mary Sanchez Lanier
"Excellence in Advising” award from the Northwest Region 8 division of the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) - WSU News article
March 30, 2015
Drs. Fairfield Bain, George Barrington, Pamela Lee, & Tandi Ngwenyama
2015- Wescott Clinical Teaching Award
March 2015
Drs. Cynthia Faux, Gary Haldorson, Steve Hines, Steve Lampa, Pamela Lee, Katrina Mealey, Bob Mealey, and Leslie Sprunger
2014 - Jerry Newbrey Teaching Scholars
November 2014
Drs. Sam Gizerian and Phil Mixter
Member, President’s Teaching Academy, Washington State University
April 2014
Dr. Suzanne Kurtz
Elected to Distinguished Fellowship in the National Academies of Practice and to the Medicine Academy as a Distinguished Scholar and Fellow
March 2014
Drs. Bonnie Campbell, Krzysztof Czaja, Steve Hines, Don Knowles, Steve Lampa, Katrina Mealey, Robert Mealey, Steven Parish, Leslie Sprunger, and Patrick Wilson
2013 - Jerry Newbrey Teaching Scholars
March 2014
Drs. Fairfield Bain, Tandi Ngwenyama, Steven Parish, and Jane Wardrop
2013-14 Richard Wescott Clinical Teaching Scholars
January 2014
Dr. Stephanie Thomovsky
Zoetis Distinguished Teacher Award
October 9, 2013
Drs. Julie Stanton and Susan Wang
Each received the Samuel H. and Patricia W. Smith Teaching and Learning grant to develop innovative undergraduate teaching strategies WSU New Article
August 2013
Dr. Bill Davis
School of Molecular Biosciences - 2013 Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award
April 16, 2013
Dr. Phil Mixter
Received the Outstanding Achievement in Academic Advising awards presented by the WSU Academic Advising Association (ACADA). WSU New Article
March 2013
Drs. Katrina Mealey, Steve Hines, Don Knowles, George Barrington, Leslie Sprunger, John Mattoon, Katherine Wardrop, Robert Mealey, Annie Chen, Stephanie Thomovsky, Sunshine Lahmers, and Steven Parish
February 24, 2013
Dr. Julie Stanton
Received the Smith Teaching and Learning Grant funded by the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. This grant will support her study named "Metacognitive Regulation and Student Performance in a Large Introductory Biology Course"
February 22, 2013
Drs. Phil Mixter and Susan Wang
Received the Smith Teaching and Learning Grant funded by the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education. This grant will support the study of the “Effect of Active Learning on Microbiology Outcomes.”
November 6, 2012
Drs. Kathy Ruby and Richard DeBowes
Received the 2012 Best Educational Innovation Award for Veterinary Leadership Experience at Banfield Industry Summit in Portland, OR.
October 2, 2012
Dr. William B. Davis
July 2012
Dr. Chris Schneider
Seattle times article of bovine summer internships - "Wanted: gutsy young veterinarians"
June 2, 2012
Dr. Chris Schneider
April 2012
Drs. Annie Chen, Steve Hines, Sunshine Lahmers, John Matoon, Steve Parish, Chris Schneider, Russ Tucker, and Leslie Sprunger
February 16, 2012
Regional Teaching Academy
WSU CVM joins national consortium (The Daily Evergreen)
Nov 30, 2011
Diagnostic Challenge - Dr. Steve Hines
20 years of Diagnostic Challenges (WSU News story "Future vets practice problem solving, communication")
September 15, 2011
Drs. Phil Mixter and Susan Wang
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