Pope Center honors professors at Duke, UNC-G, UNC-CH with Spirit of Inquiry awards

The John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy has recognized three North Carolina professors for excellence in teaching. The three winners were Peter Feaver (Duke University), David Holian (UNC-G), and Gidi Shemer (UNC-CH). A special recognition award was given to Kelly H. Markson, economics instructor at Wake Tech Community College.


General Education at UNC-Chapel Is “Incoherent” and “Unwieldy”

“General Education at UNC-Chapel Hill.” The report evaluates Chapel Hill’s general education program—the school’s requirements for graduation outside the major subject—in the light of the traditional goals of general education.







Pope Center Honors UNC-Pembroke Professor for Excellence in Teaching

RALEIGH, December 2, 2011: The John W. Pope Center for Higher Education Policy awarded the center’s Spirit of Inquiry Award to University of North Carolina at Pembroke Professor John Parnell, Ph.D. at a dinner December 1. The award honors college instructors for outstanding teaching.