Founders' Day Award Winners

Congratulations to our faculty colleagues for their awards and achievements!

Select the year below to view the winners.

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Each year, the University of Central Florida honors UCF faculty for their outstanding performance in numerous categories, including:

Faculty Spotlight View Other Award Winners

Ernest Smith
College of Arts and Sciences Ernest  Smith When I began my full-time teaching career, the first text I taught was from Paulo Freire's Pedagogy of the Oppressed, where the Brazilian educator contrasts "problem-posing education" and "the banking concept of education." According to Freire, the key to education is dialogic learning, rather than the one direct...

Melissa Frye
College of Business Administration Melissa Frye Today’s workplace offers new challenges to students — the options are wider, the demands are greater, and the workplace is less structured. To be successful, students will need to meet the challenges of this type of working environment. A teacher is the guide who helps them prepare to meet these challe...

Arup Guha
College of Computer Science and Engineering Arup   Guha The ultimate goal of any educator should be to enable his students to achieve their potential. I attempt to attain this goal through five major techniques: providing a friendly classroom atmosphere, giving challenging assignments, adapting my courses, collecting data to identify the techniques that are most effect...