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The University Sporn Award is a student-selected award for teaching excellence in introductory subjects.
This award is presented in memory of Dr. and Mrs. Philip J. Sporn. Dr. Sporn was President and Chief Executive Officer of the American Electric Power Company.
One award of $2000 is given each year, and the recipient is inducted into the Virginia Tech Academy of Teaching Excellence.
Nominations are received from students only. The award selection committee is comprised of student representatives from ODK and Golden Key along with a faculty advisor (the previous year's award winner).
Nomination deadline February 3, 2017. Announcement of the 2017 Sporn Award will be made in late-March 2017.
For more information, write to Dr. Michael Rosenzweig,, the Sporn Award Contact
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