For three longtime professors, their career tangents converged at an Ursa Major podium.
The recipients of the Provost’s Awards for Academic Excellence addressed the motivation behind their work at a March 2 symposium that also offered the campus community a chance to applaud their accomplishments.
“In higher education, it is our faculty that make our institutions great.” Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs Sylvia A. Alva told the audience. “We’re very fortunate at Cal Poly Pomona to have very dedicated and talented faculty who care deeply about our mission, who embrace the teacher-scholar model, who understand that academic quality matters, student success matters.”
Mariappan “Jawa” Jawaharlal
Excellence in Teaching…