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Physics teachers honoured by AMS

At the 2015 Alma Mater Society Teaching Awards Dinner on March 26, two people from physics were honoured.

Bheeshmon Thanabalasingam was on the shortlist for the Christopher Knapper Award for Excellence in Teaching Assistance for his work in Phys117. This award is given to a TA who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to the education of students of Queen's University.

Professor James Fraser was on the shortlist for the Frank Knox Award for teaching excellence for his work with Phys104 and Phys106 students. For both of these university-wide awards, the evaluation process initiates with student nominations followed by in-class/lab auditing by representatives from the AMS awards committee.

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