Pasco-Hernando State College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards. The 2016 honorees include Maria Witherell, MS, associate professor, mathematics (winner of the college’s Katherine M. Johnson Excellence in Teaching Award); Karen Davis, MA, associate professor, language arts department chair, communications; Jack Plant, MA, assistant professor, drafting and design technology; and Marianne Swihart, M.Ed., MSN, associate professor, nursing.
NISOD’s Excellence Awards recognize professionals each year who have demonstrated an outstanding commitment and contribution to their students and colleagues. PHSC’s NISOD Excellence Award recipients are invited to attend the 2016 International Conference on Teaching and Leadership Excellence, May 28-31, in Austin, Texas. The recipients will be honored during a ceremony that has become the largest and most prestigious gathering that recognizes the contributions and achievements of community and technical college faculty, administrators, and staff.
Pasco-Hernando State College (PHSC) serves the educational needs and interests of its community by awarding certificates, diplomas, associate and baccalaureate degrees. As a comprehensive, multicampus learning-centered institution, PHSC utilizes various instructional modalities and support services. PHSC provides an accessible, diverse teaching and learning environment rich with opportunities for students to achieve academic success and cultural growth in a global society.