Promoting Intellectual Engagement Award

PIE Award

The Promoting Intellectual Engagement (PIE) Award honors instructors who inspire excitement, inquiry, and autonomy in first-year courses. Recipients of the PIE Award are nominated online by sophomore students, and then selected by a committee based on thoughtfulness and volume of student nominations. Student's descriptions of nominees reveal the heart of excellence in lower-division instruction, courses that comprise the foundation of students' college experience and the crucial seed of intellectual self-awareness.

Recipients will be honored at a reception in April  (tentatively). The PIE Award is co-sponsored by LeaRN, Ellbogen CTL, Residence Life & Dining, and Center for Advising and Career Services.

Richard Miller, Interim Director of ACES, presents John WIllford, WWAMI Medical Education Program Staff, with his 10th Pie Award.

Richard Miller, Interim Director of ACES, presents John Willford, WWAMI Medical Education Program, his 10th Pie Award at the 2022 celebration.

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