Tom Stewart wins Distinguished Lecturer Award

Tom Stewart, lecturer in CFAES’ Department of Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership (ACEL), received Ohio State’s Provost’s Award for Distinguished Teaching by a Lecturer when Provost Bruce McPheron, CFAES Dean Cathann A. Kress, family, friends, students, and colleagues paid a surprise visit to his classroom on March 25. Sponsored by Ohio State’s Office of Academic Affairs, the annual award honors up to six lecturers, senior lecturers, and other associated faculty members for their teaching excellence. 

Stewart (in black, left of Kress), an Ohio native, Ohio State alumnus, and long-time TV and radio professional, teaches three courses for ACEL—Oral Expression in Agriculture, Campaign Design and Management in Agricultural Organization, and Senior Transition from College.