Ancient Greek & Roman Studies
- CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching (2016-2017)
In receiving the CUPE 3908-1 Award for Excellence in Teaching, Carla Ionescu, a Course Instructor in Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, was recognized as an engaging educator whose teaching is enthusiastic and informative. Her students expressed their appreciation for how Dr. Ionescu creates an active, relevant, and accessible learning environment, and how she engages students in deep and meaningful dialogue about the material. Dr. Ionescu was lauded for her approachability, her commitment to student learning and success, her skill in drawing links between the ancient past and the pressing topics of today, and for how she motivates students to both appreciate and critically reflect on the commonality of human experience over time.