2015 POY State winners
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It is with mixed feelings that we share the news that the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and the Council for Advancement and Support of Education have decided to discontinue the U.S. Professors of the Year Awards Program.

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The nomination period for the 2015 U.S. Professors of the Year awards is closed. Read more about the program.

35 years of the U.S. Professors of the Year Awards
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I have a responsibility in shaping our country and the world's future. —Amina Khalifa El-Ashmawy

2009 National Winners Amina Khalifa El-Ashmawy

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"In the grand scheme, teaching sets the standard for a better world—one student at a time."—2015 Passion Statement

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