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STS Teaching Excellence Nominated for Award

2 January 2014

STS's Prof Joe Cain has been been nominated for the UCLU Student Choice Teaching Award. The ceremony will be a part of the 2013 Provost Teaching Awards.

"It's a real honour to be nominated by students directly through the UCLUnion," Joe explain. This is one of those awards where the real prize is found simply in being nominated. STS is a place where the students push us every day. They make this job worth its weight in gold."

For the winners (link).

UCLU's press release includes these comments:

The overarching principle of these awards will be to recognise and reward those who have made an outstanding contribution to the improvement of students’ lives at UCL.  They celebrate those individuals who have gone above and beyond to support teaching and learning.

Our Education & Campaigns Officer - Edwin Clifford-Coupe said: “It is a fantastic opportunity to put teaching at the heart of UCL and reward those who give outstanding service to students”.

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