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HHP Faculty Win UHAA Faculty Excellence Awards

HHP faculty Dr. Michael Cottingham and Dr. Dan O’Connor have won the Outstanding Faculty Award given by the University of Houston Alumni Association along with the Student Alumni Connection.

Cottingham O'Connor
Dr. Michael Cottingham
Dr. Dan O’Connor

The Outstanding Faculty Award highlights the awardees accomplishments at the university and is awarded in recognition of their excellence in teaching and their efforts in building a sense of community among students. The awardees are nominated by the student body and nominees are limited to faculty with a consistent pattern of teaching excellence and commitment to strengthening the bond between students and the University.

Drs. Cottingham and O’Connor were honored at the University of Houston Alumni Association's 61st Annual Awards Gala on May 2, 2015, at the Westin Houston, Memorial City. Below are some images from the gala.


Dr. Dan O'Connor with President Khator (center) and other dignitaries at the awards gala


Associate Provost Dr. Mark Clarke, Dr. Dan O'Connor, Provost Dr. Paula Short and Dr. Julia Wellner