faculty and staff awards and accolades

Carmen Huffman, center, supervises students in the laboratory.

Carmen Huffman named recipient of UNC system teaching honor

Carmen Huffman, an associate professor of chemistry at Western Carolina University, says part of what keeps her motivated as a teacher is that her work is ever-changing, always with something new to try to help her students learn. But an even greater motivation for her are the interactions she has with them.
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Menickelli nets grant, book contract

Justin Menickelli, associate professor of health and physical education, received a mini-grant of $500 from the Professional Disc Golf Association to publish his “The Definitive Guide to Disc Golf.”