Madelyn M. Levitt Teacher Award

The Teacher of the Year award was established to recognize faculty who exhibit an informed mind in inspirational dialogue with students, rigor in intellectual endeavors, and a contagious enthusiasm for their subject matter. 


2016 Madelyn M. Levitt Excellence in Teaching Award

Sally Beisser, Professor of Education



For more details about the award, and instructions for nominating individuals go to:

Call for Nominations: Levitt Teacher of the Year

Levitt Teacher Award Recipients


University News
October 20, 2016
The Comparison Project will present the third event in its 2016–2017 series on death and dying. A community interfaith dialogue on Oct. 27 will feature representatives of three different refugee religions in Des Moines.