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Alumnus Awarded for Inspiring Teaching

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Congratulations to Dr. Brian D. McInnes (UMD alumni, Doctor of Education, 2010) on receiving the 2016 Horace T. Morse Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contribution to Undergraduate Education. McInnes is an assistant professor in the Education Department at UMD and has an incredible passion for his students. His accomplishments include developing a licensure pathway for elementary education students interested in teaching Ojibwe language and founding the Enweywang Ojibwe Language Nest. Read more about how Dr. McInnes empowers his students and about his award.
“Winning the Horace T. Morse Award is an extraordinary honor in that the recognition comes from alumni and peers in the University of Minnesota system. As a new member of the Academy of Distinguished Teachers, I look forward to expanding and enriching the culture of teaching and learning here at UMD.”  Dr. Brian D. McInnes – Distinguished University Teaching Professor