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Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Teaching

Teaching Medal Award Winner

Ross Langston, headshot

Ross Langston

An instructor of anatomy and physiology, Ross Langston is considered by his students to be “an amazing instructor” who is knowledgeable on a wide range of areas and displays a humble, easy-going and student-centered style of teaching.

Langston constantly makes an extra effort so that students have a clear and thorough understanding of the material. He sets up mini-experiments, finds web sources of animations on physiology to watch and plans quiz show–like set ups for exam practice. He communicates well and offers students as much help as they need. Langston is constantly an impressive, approachable and engaging instructor.

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. The board also awards the Regents’ Medal for Excellence in Research.

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