Night to Honor Teaching 2007


Every year, the UCLA Academic Senate Committee on Teaching and the Office of Instructional Development celebrate the winners of UCLA's Distinguished Teaching Awards.

This year's dinner and award ceremony was held October 19, 2006 at the James West Alumni Center. We invite you to join in the celebration via this on-line presentation!


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Full Event

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Award Segments


Distinguished Teaching Assistant Award

Denise A. Cruz, English

Brent James, Spanish and Portuguese

Stephan J. Pennington, Musicology

Moss Pike, Classics

James Rocha, Philosophy


Distinguished Lecturer Award

Roger Bohman, Molecular, Cell and Developmental Biology

JoAnn Damron-Rodriguez, Social Welfare

Gerald Wilson, Ethnomusicology


Distinguished Teaching Award

Robert Alan Gurval, Classics
(Eby Award for the Art of Teaching)

Patricia M. McDonough, Education
(Distinction in Teaching at the Graduate Level)

Albert J. Moore, Law

Kenneth A. Nagy, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
(Special recognition for superb mentorship to undergraduate students)

David Rigby, Geography

Geoffrey Symcox, History