Teacher of the Year Award

The Society of Sewanee Scholars, an organization of those who receive academic (merit) scholarships, recognize one faculty member every spring as Sewanee's Teacher of the Year.  The Society plants a tree as a living recognition of this achievement.






2010 Teacher of the Year
 

Donald B. Potter
Professor of Forestry and Geology


 

 
Past Teachers of the Year
 

Inspired by a talk given by Professor of Classical Languages, John Douglas Seiters, The Society of Sewanee Scholars has planted a tree on campus in recognition of outstanding teaching by:

 

1998
Robert G. Benson
English/Mediaeval Studies
 
1999   
Clay C. Ross
Mathematics
 
2000
Thomas D. Spaccarelli
Spanish
 
2001
Elizabeth (Cassie) Mansfield
Art & Art History
 
2002
Karen L. McGlothlin
Biology
 
2003
Edward P. Kirvin
Chemistry
 
2004
George W. Poe
French
 
2005
Harold J. Goldberg
History
 
2006
Douglas J. Drinen
Mathematics
 
2007
David G. Haskell
Biology

2008
         John H. Shibata
         Chemistry

2009
         Sid Brown 
         Religion