Francine Page Excellence in Teaching Award

2020: Susan Semenak

The 2020 Francine Page Excellence in Teaching Award recipient is Susan Semenak, who teaches Food Writing at Champlain's Montreal Campus.

Her enthusiasm, student concern, and experience as a professional food writer provide a very successful cultural and life experience for our students. We thank you for inspiring our Montreal students and exposing them to new culinary opportunities through your excellent teaching.

From Students: Students call her the highlight of their week. Her support during the transition to remote classes in the spring helped students embrace the difficult situation. 

From Colleagues: A joy to work with and an all around amazing person. She is always open to suggestions and willing to lend a hand when needed, which makes our staff greatly appreciate working with her.

Previous recipients

2019 Kimberly Byrd Champlain College Online
2018 Kimberly Quinn Division of Education & Human Studies
2017 David Rous Core Division
2016 Nancy Nahra Core Division
2015 Marc Nadel Division of Communication & Creative Media
2014 Margo Bartsch, M.S. Robert P. Stiller School of Business
2013 Susanne Terry, M.S. Division of Education & Human Studies
2012 Michael Miceli, MBA Robert P. Stiller School of Business
2011 William Wheeler Robert P. Stiller School of Business