MIT Teacher Award
 

WINNERS SHOWCASE

Photos of 2014 MIT Inspirational Teachers


Mark Samilenko, MIT Inspirational Teacher for 2014, Penncrest High School, Media, PA

Mark Samilenko, a 2014 MIT Inspirational Teacher award winner from Penncrest High School in
Media, Pennsylvania, receives his award from Lucie Wilkens PhD '77.



Carrie Dickmann, MIT Inspirational Teacher from Unionville High School, Kennett Square, PA

Lucie Wilkens PhD '77 presenting a 2014 MIT Inspirational Teacher award to Carrie Dickmann
from Unionville High School in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.


Photos of 2013 MIT Inspirational Teachers


Susan Hernandez, MIT Inspirational Teacher from John Jay High School, San Antonio, Texas

Susan Hernandez, MIT Inspirational Teacher award winner from John Jay High School in
San Antonio, Texas, receives her award from Lissa Martinez '76, SM '80.



Michael Torrisi, MIT Inspirational Teacher from Dallas, Texas

Michael Torrisi, a 2013 MIT Inspirational Teacher from Skyline High School in
Dallas, Texas, displays his crystal paperweight.

Left to right:  Touradj Barman '01, Daniel Grazian '13, Davin Heaphy, and Dan Oliver '60

The MIT Club of San Diego presented the "2013 MIT Inspirational Teacher Award"  to Davin Heaphy, Coronado High School, on March 28 at the Club's reception for the Class of 2017 admits, MIT students, and alums at Sunroad Resort Marina, San Diego. One hundred attended including 22 new admits and their parents.

Dan Oliver '60, EC Chairman, San Diego, presented the award to Mr. Heaphy with a copy of "Mens et Mania -- The MIT Nobody Knows" by Professor Jay Keyser. On the left are Touradj Barman '01, MIT Alumni Club of San Diego President and Daniel Grazian '13 who nominated Mr. Heaphy for the award.


Stuart Greydanus (left) receiving his award from Norman Erenrich '72.

Brian Carpenter, a 2013 MIT Inspirational Teacher from the Laurel School in Shaker Heights, Ohio,
receiving his award from Elaine Tso '97 of the MIT Club of Northeast Ohio.

Stuart Greydanus (left) receiving his award from Norman Erenrich '72.

Stuart Greydanus, 2013 MIT Inspirational Teacher from Palm Beach Central High School, receiving his award from Norman Erenrich '72, at a recent meeting of the MIT Club of Palm Beach.


Dean Kai von Fintel presenting the MIT Inspirational Teacher award to Carrie Schultz.

Carrie Schultz, 2013 MIT Inspirational Teacher from Southeast High School, Bradenton, Florida, receiving her MIT award from Dean Kai von Fintel, Associate Dean of the
MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.



Photos of 2011 MIT Inspirational Teachers

Irma Martinez with her grandson

Ms. Irma Martinez, 2011 MIT Inspirational Teacher Award winner from Crystal City High School, Crystal City, Texas, with her grandson at the celebration of her award.

Left to right: Alice Campbell, Lois Fruen and Fred Tsuchiya celebrating Ms. Fruen's 2011 MIT Inspirational Teacher Award.  Ms. Fruen of Breck School, Minneapolis, MN was nominated for the award by MIT students Tara Mokhtari, Daniel Mokhtari, Sahar Hakim-Hashemi, Katie Creasey, and Brandon Lew.

Left to right: Alice Campbell, Lois Fruen and Fred Tsuchiya celebrating Ms. Fruen's 2011 MIT Inspirational Teacher Award. Ms. Fruen of Breck School, Minneapolis, MN, was nominated for the award by MIT students Tara Mokhtari, Daniel Mokhtari, Sahar Hakim-Hashemi, Katie Creasey, and Brandon Lew.


Photos of 2010 MIT Inspirational Teachers

Christian Perry with Julia Titarelli '12

Michael Morgan of Bravo Medical Magnet High School in Los Angeles, California receiving his MIT Inspirational Teacher Award.

Christian Perry with Julia Titarelli '12

Christian Perry of Atlantic Community High School, Delray Beach, FL, (left) receiving the MIT Inspirational Teacher Award from Julia Titarelli '12, the MIT student who nominated him for the award.

Cheryl Alligood, Erica Pino '12, Anne Blankenship

Anne Blankenship of Jupiter High School, Jupiter FL, (right) receiving
the MIT Inspirational Teacher Award from Cheryl Alligood, principal of
Jupiter High School (left) and Erica Pino '12, the MIT student
who nominated her for the award

Cheryl Alligood, Erica Pino '12, Anne Blankenship

Elly-May O'Toole of Brighton High School, Brighton, Massachusetts, celebrating her MIT Inspirational Teacher Award with present and former students.

Cindy and Mark Holthouse

Mark Holthouse '76, MIT Inspirational Teacher for 2010 from Westwood High School, Westwood, Massachusetts, with his wife Cindy Holthouse.

David Provost with Michael Griffin

Michael Griffin (right) of Bedford High School, winner of a 2010 MIT
Inspirational Teacher Award, with David Provost (left) of the MIT Club of Boston.


David Provost with MIT alum Stephanie Racucci

Stephanie Ragucci '91 (right) being congratulated on her MIT
Inspirational Teacher Award by David Provost, President, MIT Club of Boston.

Graham Willis (right) with MIT Inspirational Teacher Barrie Reid (left)

Graham Willis (right) with his MIT Inspirational Teacher Barrie Reid (left) of Vernon Secondary School, British Columbia, Canada.

George Benack, MIT Inspirational Teacher from Horace Greeley High School, Chappaqua, NY

George Benack, 2010 MIT Inspirational Teacher from Horace Greeley High School in Chappaqua, New York.

Dara Blumfield with her 2010 MIT Inspirational Teacher certificate and award

Dara Blumfield, 2010 MIT Inspirational Teacher, from William Howard Taft High School, Woodland Hills, California