Help Nominate the 2013 Elsie M. Hood Outstanding Teacher of the Year
March 1 Deadline
Each year since 1966, The University of Mississippi has recognized excellence in teaching by presenting the Elsie M. Hood Outstanding Teacher Award. Each recipient receives a personal plaque and a check from Chancellor Dan Jones during Honors Day ceremonies in April, as well as the satisfaction of being recognized for a job well done. Recipients' names are also engraved on a plaque listing previous winners, which is displayed in the J. D. Williams Library.
Nominations for the award are now being sought from students, faculty, and alumni. Faculty who are Assistant, Associate, or Full Professors are eligible, except for previous recipients.
To nominate a faculty member, individuals with an Ole Miss WebID can visit the nomination web page at www.olemiss.edu/hoodaward. Alternatively, you can send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail a letter to the Chancellor's Office, University, MS 38677.Each nomination should be from a single person and include reasons why the nominee should receive the award, including examples of exceptional teaching. The submission deadline is March 1, so don't wait to help bring recognition to an inspiring Ole Miss teacher!