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Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching

Teaching Medal Award Winner

David A. Krupp, headshot

David A. Krupp
Windward

David A. Krupp is an associate professor of biology at Windward Community College. His passion for teaching, positive influence and mentoring makes him popular with students. Krupp is an enthusiastic and dynamic teacher who uses the scientific method to instill in his students a quest for knowledge.

Students feel inspired because they experience more than basic coursework. A student writes, "Professor Krupp is a uniquely and superbly qualified teacher, not just because of his devotion to sound science methods, but also because of his contagious enthusiasm for service and the quest for knowledge."

The Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching is awarded by the Board of Regents as tribute to faculty members who exhibit an extraordinary level of subject mastery and scholarship, teaching effectiveness and creativity and personal values that benefit students.

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Current awardees and links to archives.

2004

Kauka de Silva, headshot
Kauka de Silva
Kapi‘olani
David A. Krupp, headshot
David A. Krupp
Windward
Lena Y.P. Low, headshot
Lena Y.P. Low
Honolulu
Paul Lyons, headshot
Paul Lyons
Manoa
Joni Onishi, headshot
Joni Onishi
Hawai‘i
Mary C. Summers, headshot
Mary C. Summers
Kaua‘i
, headshot
David Yang
Manoa