Celebrate teaching

Celebrate Teaching! Month honors the hard work of UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health faculty and staff. Throughout the month of February, events are held to recognize outstanding faculty through the Teaching Innovation Awards and offer teaching and advising resources. Read more about he history of the Celebrate Teaching! Month.

2014 calendar of events

Feb 07

   Using the media to effectively promote your work

   Practice being clear and succinct in describing your research to reporters and the public

Feb 10

   How to create the best assignment and assessments of student learning objectives

   Exchange ideas on learning objectives, assignments, and   assessments. 

Feb 21

   How to develop and refine your grading rubric

   Discuss grading rubrics, both for assignments and whole courses.

Feb 24

   Presentation of Teaching Innovation awards (Breakfast provided)

Feb 26

   Using the media to effectively promote your work

   Practice being clear and succinct in describing your research to reporters and the public

2012-2013 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2013-2014 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2013-2014 award recipients (read more)

  • Stephen Cole, PhD, Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, EPID
  • Lori Evarts, MPH, Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, PHLP
  • Rebecca Fry, PhD, Associate Professor, ESE
  • Amanda Holliday, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor, NUTR
  • Beth Moracco, PhD, Research Associate Professor, HB; Adjunct Associate Professor, MCH
  • Lewis Margolis, MD, Associate Professor, MCH
  • Kathy Roggenkamp, MA, Instructor, BIOS
  • Karl Umble, PhD, Adjunct Assistant Professor and Distance Learning Specialist, HPM
2012-2013 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2012-2013 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2012-2013 award recipients (read more)

  • Orlando Coronell, PhD, Assistant Professor, ESE
  • Amy Herring, ScD, Professor, BIOS
  • Amanda Holliday, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor, NUTR
  • John Paul, PhD, Clinical Professor, HPM
  • Kurt Ribisl, PhD, Professor, HB
  • David Richardson, PhD, Associate Professor, EPID
  • Marcia Roth, MPH, Director of Training Initiatives, MCH
  • Anthony Viera, MD, Director, Health Care and Prevention MPH, PHLP
2011-2012 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2011-2012 Teaching Innovation Awards winners.

2011-2012 award recipients (read more)

      • Linda Adair, PhD, Professor, NUTR
      • Rebecca Fry, PhD, Associate Professor, ESE
      • Sherri Green, PhD, Research Assistant Professor, MCH
      • Amy Herring, ScD, Professor, BIOS
      • Diane Kelly, DrPH, Adjunct Assistant Professor, PHLP
      • John Paul, PhD, Clinical Professor, HPM
      • Charles Poole, ScD, Associate Professor, EPID
      • Kurt Ribisl, PhD, Professor, HB