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Seniors may nominate high school teachers for prestigious award

Each Austin Peay State University senior graduating in December 2007 or in May or August 2008 has an opportunity to honor a high school teacher who had a profound impact on his/her life and who continues to make a difference in the lives of others.

Austin Peay seniors are invited to nominate a high school teacher for the prestigious APSU Distinguished High School Teacher Award. The selected teacher(s) will attend a special recognition event on campus during Spring 2008, when each award recipient will be presented a $1,000 cash award, a certificate and one-of-a-kind artwork.
Each Austin Peay State University senior graduating in December 2007 or in May or August 2008 has an opportunity to honor a high school teacher who had a profound impact on his/her life and who continues to make a difference in the lives of others.

Austin Peay seniors are invited to nominate a high school teacher for the prestigious APSU Distinguished High School Teacher Award. The selected teacher(s) will attend a special recognition event on campus during Spring 2008, when each award recipient will be presented a $1,000 cash award, a certificate and one-of-a-kind artwork.

Faculty and staff are encouraged to announce this award to APSU seniors.
All nominations, which must be submitted no later than Friday, Nov. 16, 2007, via e-mail, will be reviewed by a committee representing faculty, staff and administrators. For more information and a downloadable nomination form, please go to www.apsu.edu/highschool_teacher.

Mike Brown, mathematics teacher, Montgomery Central High School, was the 2007 award recipient. The 2006 award went to Connie Baggett, instructor of business and information technology at Stewart County High School.

If you have questions, please contact Carol Clark, executive assistant to the president, by telephone at (931) 221-7570 or by e-mail at clarkc@apsu.edu. -- Dennie B. Burke