Posted on May 15, 2015July 27, 2018 by Jonathan Pizzo2015 Dziuban Award – Beatriz Reyes-Foster, Ph.D. Beatriz Reyes-Foster, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Anthropology, College of Sciences, was awarded the Chuck D. Dziuban Award for Excellence in Online Teaching by the Center for Distributed Learning (CDL). The award presentation occurred during the Showcase event that concluded the spring section of CDL’s faculty development program for online and blended teaching, IDL6543. Dr. Reyes-Foster received the 2015 Dziuban Award for demonstrating excellence in online teaching for her course, ANT3610 Language and Culture. Tom Cavanagh (left) congratulates the 2015 Chuck D. Dziuban Award winner, Beatriz Reyes-Foster, Ph.D. (right). Recognition The winner received an iPad tablet along with a stipend to attend the Online Learning Accelerate Conference in Orlando. Honorable Mentions Julie Hinkle, Ph.D. College of Nursing Recording You can view Beatriz’s course presentation here: http://ucf.adobeconnect.com/p10kb6fhttc/ About the Award Named after UCF’s Chuck Dziuban, the award recognizes one outstanding UCF faculty member who has taught at least one blended or fully online course within the previous academic year. Dziuban is an internationally acclaimed leader in online learning and, among many other recognitions, was named UCF’s first Pegasus Professor and is currently a Professor Emeritus. View past Dziuban Award Recipients.