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November 11, 2003

Birmingham-Southern professor recognized as exemplary teacher by United Methodist Church

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Dr. John D. Tatter, professor of English and chair of the Division of Humanities at Birmingham-Southern College, has been presented with an Exemplary Teaching Award by the Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry of the United Methodist Church.

The award is presented annually to a BSC professor who is “characterized by excellence in teaching; civility and concern for students and colleagues; commitment to value-centered education; and service to students, the institution, the community, or the church.”

Joining the Birmingham-Southern College faculty in 1985, Tatter received his bachelor's degree from Houghton College and his master's and doctorate degrees from Ohio University.




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