Kemp Teaching Award Ceremony to Honor Exemplary Faculty Member
April 5, 2021
BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — The 2022 recipient of the Kemp Foundation Award for Teaching Excellence, Illinois Wesleyan’s highest teaching honor, will be announced in a prerecorded ceremony
available to view online on Wednesday, April 14.
Selected by the faculty Promotion and Tenure Committee and nominated by members of
the campus community, the Kemp Award recognizes a faculty member who brings spirit,
passion and scholarship to the art of teaching. Recipients are seen as indispensable
to their discipline, enriching the University’s intellectual life within and beyond
The current Kemp Award winner, Professor of History Tom Lutze, will give an address during The Kemp Foundation's Teaching Excellence Award Ceremony,
which replaces the traditional Honors Day Convocation. Retiring faculty will also
Student inductees into Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Beta Kappa, as well as other student
honorees and award recipients, will be acknowledged by inclusion in the traditional
program booklet that will be published online at the end of April.
By Rachel McCarthy ’21