Posted on 2/2/14

lear 300GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/23/13) – Madisonville Community College (MCC) is proud to announce that Elyssa Lear of Greenville was selected as the 2013 Outstanding Faculty Member.
The award was presented by Dr. Deborah Cox, Chief Academic Officer, during the college’s May10th graduation ceremony. Students select the recipient of this award by majority vote. An Associate Professor of Mathematics, Lear is well known among faculty, staff, and students for her compassion for students and a strong desire to help them achieve their goals. She has fostered a sense of self-confidence in their academic achievement in a field that can be intimidating to many students. She sets high expectations for learning, but never fails to provide the time and individualized attention necessary for students to achieve at that level. Caring, genuine, sincere, awesome and fun are just a few of the words students use to describe Lear.
Lear has been employed at MCC since 2002 and teaches at the MCC Muhlenberg Campus. In addition to classroom responsibilities, Lear can be found organizing campus initiatives and community events such as campus recycling efforts, student organization fairs, volunteer tutoring in the Learning Center, math and spelling contests for elementary students, American Red Cross blood drive, and the annual community support weekend.
SurfKY News
Information provided by Joyce Riggs your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Weather Sponsored by

1 DOW 17,798.49
-14.90 (-0.08%)    
2 S&P 2,090.11
+1.24 (0.06%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,127.52
+11.38 (0.22%)    


Most Read This Week

November 24, 2015 10071

Distillery to Operate in Old Graham School…

by SurfKY News
November 21, 2015 8793

Injuries Result from Beulah Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
November 23, 2015 7657

Relative Charged with Murder, Arson in Deaths of…

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 4684

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 24

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 3319

Man Injured When Vehicle Collides with Deer

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

November 17, 2015 15940

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 17

by SurfKY News
November 18, 2015 14499

Runaway Teen Returns on His Own

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

November 26, 2015 2670

Muhlenberg Sheriff's Office Makes Cocaine Bust

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 2424

Madisonville Man Charged with Attempted Murder…

by SurfKY News
November 25, 2015 2422

Man Hospitalized after Early Morning Car Accident

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 1731

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores…

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 1263

First United Bancorp Set to Purchase Town &…

by SurfKY News
November 25, 2015 948

Thanksgiving is Peak Day for Cooking Fires

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 931

Hooked on Science - Pinecone Hygrometer

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 819

Farm City Breakfast Recognizes Importance of…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 693

Hopkins County Warriors Go to National…

by SurfKY News