2019 NISOD award winners shown here are Angelita Ybarra, Brian Williams, Dr. Sudeep Majumdar and Nicholas Kocurek.

Temple College faculty, staff members recognized for outstanding work

Seven Temple College faculty and staff members have been selected to receive 2019 awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), an organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning and leadership at community and technical colleges.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty
Dr. Sudeep Majumdar

Biology professor named college’s 2019 Teacher of the Year

Dr. Sudeep Majumdar, a biology professor with a passion for teaching anatomy, has been selected to receive Temple College’s 2019 Claudia and W.T. Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty

Two Temple College faculty members honored for outstanding work

Two Temple College faculty members have been selected to receive 2018 awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), an organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning and leadership at community and technical colleges.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty
Claudia Turner with students in the Nursing Education Center.

Nursing professor named 2018 Teacher of the Year

Claudia Turner, a professor of nursing at Temple College, has been selected to receive the school’s 2018 Claudia and W.T. Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty
cover of Michael Donahue new book

Temple College professor publishes second book on George A. Custer

Temple College professor Michael Donahue Is drawing from materials he has gathered over the past 45 years to publish his second book on George A. Custer and the Battle of Little Bighorn. The book is titled Where the Rivers Ran Red – The Indian Fights of George A. Custer.
By Ellen Davis | Faculty, Visual Arts
Doug Hales

Temple College professor uncovers stories of little-known figures in Texas history

An article History Professor Doug Hales wrote about a black cowboy named Daniel Webster Wallace has been published in two different books.
By Ellen Davis | Faculty
Simpson siblings

Teaching math is ‘All in the Family’ for three generations of the Simpson family

Growing up as the children of two college professors, Randell, Patti and Johnnie Simpson rebelled at the idea of becoming teachers.Nevertheless, all three ended up in the classroom, teaching the same subject -math- at the same college − Temple College.
By Ellen Davis | Faculty

Five faculty members honored for outstanding work

Five Temple College faculty members have been selected to receive 2017 awards from the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), an organization committed to promoting and celebrating excellence in teaching, learning and leadership at community and technical colleges.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty
Jennifer Graham, director of the Temple College Foundation, surprises Bill Cornelius with the news that he was selected to receive the 2017 Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award.

Respiratory therapy professor receives 2017 Teacher of the Year Award

Dr. William “Bill” Cornelius, who has taught respiratory care at Temple College for more than 40 years, has been selected to receive the school’s 2017 Barnhart Teacher of the Year Award.
By Ellen Davis | Awards and Recognition, Faculty