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Wanda Cassidy receives 2017 SFU Excellence in Teaching Award

February 27, 2018

Education professor Wanda Cassidy, co-founder and director of SFU’s Centre for Education, Law and Society, is held in high regard by colleagues and students.

Her passion for education and her ability to establish a warm and welcoming classroom environment have been recognized with a 2017 SFU Excellence in Teaching Award.

“It is a tremendous honor to win this award, particularly because students nominated me,” says Cassidy. “I believe it is both a gift and a responsibility to be a teacher of others—to promote a spirit of inquiry, to challenge students to think deeply and creatively about societal problems, to facilitate ways for students to engage with the world of ideas, and to foster a love of learning.”

Read the rest of the article via SFU News (written by Allen M. Quinn)