Professor Joanne O'Meara to be awarded the John Bell Award

Congratulations to Professor Joanne O'Meara who will be presented with John Bell Award at the undergraduate CPES convocation on June 12th, 7 PM. Further information on University of Guelph News Release.

The John Bell Award:

The John Bell Award recognizes faculty members who have demonstrated outstanding educational leadership while at the University of Guelph. The award is made in honour of Professor John Bell who served the University with distinction from 1972 to 1987.
 
The award will recognize a current individual faculty member who has shown educational leadership at the University of Guelph by demonstrating one or more of the following:

  1. evidence of outstanding contributions in course and curriculum design 
  2. substantial evidence of contributions to the development of materials, procedures, and ideas concerning university education 
  3. recognition for these contributions at the University of Guelph and in the wider university community

The awardee is chosen from the nominees list by the Senate Honours and Awards Committee, which puts forward the name of one candidate for consideration by Senate.