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

e-max.it: 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

In Other News...

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May 29, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/29/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, May 29. Amanda… Read More

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (5/29/15) — The Hopkins County Sheriff's Office released the following reports Friday, May 29.… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 23, 2015 8172

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6982

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 5481

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3898

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 27, 2015 3813

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11044

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 8172

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 28, 2015 5481

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1861

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1433

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1311

Dawson Springs Woman Charged on Drug Offenses, DUI

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1112

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1067

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 953

Two Hopkins Countians to Receive MERR Scholarships

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 916

Slaughters Student, Madisonville Faculty Member…

by Joyce Riggs
May 28, 2015 855

Southside Elementary Wins $30,000 in National…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 823

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin