Adjunct Faculty Excellence Award

About the award

Created in 1999 as a companion to the Imogene Wise Faculty Excellence Award. Chosen by a student selection committee, award criteria includes teaching excellence, rapport with students, innovation in the classroom and a sense of dedication.

Past recipients

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Nominate your instructor

Have you had instructors this semester who you feel really excelled?

NMC has a way for you to recognize those instructors: Nominate them for a Faculty Excellence Award! Tell us what makes your nominees so great using this nomination form.

2021 Recipient:

Diane BoltonDiane Bolton

Adjunct English instructor Diane Bolton first worked at NMC in 2009. Students said this about her:

  • Instructor Bolton helps the students understand the material by teaching us in a way that we can relate and build from.
  • Professor Bolton also maintains an outstanding rapport with students through her communication skills. She encourages everyone to speak and express their thoughts within the class.

Read more about Diane Bolton