School of Business
- Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation (2019)
Sheldene Simola, a Professor in the School of Business, was named the 2019 recipient of the Award for Educational Leadership and Innovation. In receiving this award, Prof. Simola was recognized as an inspiring educator and role model that has influenced and inspired past, current, and future generations of business leaders. She is highly regarded for creating learning environments that are active, interactive, reflective, and experiential, and that recognize and flexibly engage with the particular needs and goals of individual students. Prof. Simola is lauded for her ongoing innovation in course development and renewal, her care for the development, well-being, and success of her students, her dedication to helping students improve their awareness and understanding of ethical dilemmas, and her commitment to equipping her students to become life-long learners.