MGCCC instructors chosen 2014 Humanities Teachers of the Year

October 4, 2014

Three MGCCC instructors have been chosen 2014 Humanities Teachers of the Year.  Each honoree will receive a cash prize from the Mississippi Humanities Council and will be honored at a banquet in their honor on Feb. 13, 2015,  in Jackson. During the months of October and November, each instructor made presentations as part of their award recognition. MGCCC honorees are:

  • Dr. Jordan Sanderson, Jackson County Campus.  Sanderson’s presentation was “Make It New: Connecting Students to Literature in the Age of Twitter.”
  • Tommy Snell, Perkinston Campus.  Snell’s presentation was “Shakespeare and Popcorn: A Renaissance of Symbols and Character in the Concessions Stand.”
  • Candice Poulos, Jefferson Davis Campus.  Poulos’ presentation was “Mind Shift: Reframing for Improved Mental Health.”

MHC selects honorees annually from each of Mississippi’s colleges anduniversities in the fields of English, history, music, art and philosophy.


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