Professor Stephen O'Driscoll wins the 2011 ASUCD Excellence in Education Award for the College of Engineering
Professor Stephen O'Driscoll was awarded the 2011 ASUCD Excellence in Education Award for the College of Engineering. These teaching awards are completely student-funded, student-nominated, and student-chosen. One award is presented to an outstanding instructor from each college (except for Letters & Science, which has one award for each of its three divisions).
From the article "ASUCD hosts ninth annual Excellence in Education Award ceremony" in the online edition of the California Aggie:
The finalists for the College of Engineering were Stephen O'Driscoll, Brian Higgins and Sashi Kunnath. The winner was Stephen O'Driscoll.
"This professor impressed me with his enthusiasm, his high regard for students and the fact that he said to me one of the most important things that I regard as the main reason why you're all here: 'We have a responsibility to give back to the next generation of students," said presenter Shaikh about O'Driscoll.