A teacher affects eternity; he can never
tell where his influence stops.
– Henry Brooks Adams
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Congratulations to Dr. Hussain Al-Rizzo, associate professor of systems engineering in UALRâ€™s Donaghey College of Information Science and Systems Engineering, who won the $10,000 Ted and Virginia Bailey Foundation Faculty Excellence Award in Teaching.
This award is to recognize, encourage, and reward superior teachers â€“ individuals whose command of their respective disciplines, teaching methodologies, communications skills, concern for student performance, and commitment to the learning process exemplify the teacher/mentor model.
The award is not intended to be a popularity contest. It is designed to distinguish those teachers who maintain high expectations of their students and who ensure academic rigor in their courses.