Provost Awards Small Grants for Critical Thinking and Writing Project

Sep. 28, 2015

I am pleased to announce the following faculty and instructors who will receive a small award of research funds for their participation in a project that has an important role in our efforts to improve students’ success. The Critical Thinking and Writing Project engages UNLV faculty and instructors in adopting innovative teaching/learning strategies that help our students navigate the transition from 1st-year writing to 2nd-year writing in the disciplines. Second-year seminar instructors are invited to join this project.

  • MacKenzie Burns, School of Community Health Sciences
  • Sheila Clark, School of Community Health Sciences
  • Courtney Coughenour, School of Community Health Sciences
  • Eryn Green, College of Liberal Arts
  • Scott Hollifield, College of Liberal Arts
  • Sharon Jalene, School of Allied Health Sciences
  • Jarret Keene, College of Liberal Arts
  • Darwin Morgan, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
  • Roberta Sabbath, College of Liberal Arts
  • Ivet Santiago, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
  • Martha Shoemaker, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
     

Please join me in congratulating them and thanking them for their commitment to UNLV students’ increased success, and in thanking the faculty/staff team that supports this project:

  • Melissa Bowles-Terry
  • Laurel Pritchard
  • Stefani Relles
  • Anne Stevens
  • Mary-Ann Winkelmes.

For further information or questions, contact Laurel Pritchard, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Programs.