Trent University Celebrates 2010/11 Teaching Award Winners


Trent University external and internal teaching awards recipients to be honoured at reception on March 30

Tuesday, March 29, 2011, Peterborough

Media Invited to Teaching Award Reception

Wednesday, March 30 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Lady Eaton Pit, Trent University
Presentations will begin at 4:15 p.m.
Please contact Angie Best for further information at (705) 748-1011, ext. 7254


Trent University is pleased to announce the faculty and staff who are being recognized at a special celebration of Trent Teaching Excellence. The award reception will take place on Wednesday, March 30, 2011 from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Lady Eaton College Pit. Presentations will begin at 4:15 p.m.

Internal Teaching Award Recipients

  • CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Part-Time Teaching
    Dr. Matthew Thompson, Chemistry  
  • Excellence in Teaching Assistance Award
    Ms. Anne Sloggett, Business Administration
  • Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation
    Dr. Andrew Vreugdenhil, Chemistry
  • Symons Award for Excellence in Teaching
    Dr. Stephen Hill, Environmental and Resource Science/Studies

External Teaching Award Recipients

  • The Learning Partnership's National Technology Innovation Award
    Dr. Marco Pollanen, Mathematics
  • Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation's Excellence in Education Award for the Promotion of Sustainable Practices, Dr. Raymond Dart, Business Administration

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Directions to the Trent University Teaching Awards Reception

Lady Eaton College Pit, Trent University
March 30, 2011, 4:00 – 6:00 pm
Presentations begin at 4:15 pm

Enter Trent University’s Symons Campus at West Bank Drive and proceed to Parking Lot M, which is a pay-and-display lot.


For more information, please contact: Angie Best, reception coordinator, 705-748-1011 ext. 7254 until 11:00 am on March 30, 2011