Thomas Campbell, Assistant Professor of Theatre/Communications at UW-Sheboygan, was chosen to receive an Arthur M. Kaplan Award for the 2017/18 academic year. The announcement was made by Dr. Cathy Sandeen, UW Colleges and UW Extension Chancellor, who noted that “our students and our institution are made stronger” by his efforts.
Campbell, who teaches theatre and communication classes and serves as director for the theatre productions was recognized for his “exceptional role in reviving the campus theatre program.” Providing students with “real-world skills.” and distinguishing himself by the “use of self-adaptive and interactive teaching pedagogies” was also noted.
The Arthur M. Kaplan Award program was established to recognize outstanding contributions made to education by
UW Colleges faculty and academic staff. It pays tribute to the positive spirit that Provost and Vice Chancellor Emeritus, Arthur M. Kaplan contributed to enhance education at the UW Colleges. Each Kaplan award is for $250.