Oct. 27, 2005
Contact: Anika Mitchell Perkins
MUW faculty included in 2005 Who’s Who Among America’s
COLUMBUS, Miss. – The 2005 edition of Who’s Who Among
America’s Teachers included three faculty members from
the College of Education and Human Sciences at
Mississippi University for Women.
This annual publication recognizes America’s best
teachers. Teachers must first be nominated by their
students to become a part of the selection process.
In order to nominate students must have been selected to
The National Dean’s List or the Chancellor’s List.
Students are given the opportunity to nominate one
teacher who has been most influential in their academic
The three faculty members who received the recognition
for 2005 are all multiple year recipients and include
Dr. Barbara Hunt, Dr. Hal Jenkins and Dr. Robert Seney.
Hunt is a professor of education and is also the holder
of the Ruth Robinson Smith Chair in Education.
Jenkins, also a professor in education, is currently
serving as interim dean of the College of Education and
Seney is a professor of education as well as the
director of the Mississippi Governor’s School and
coordinator of graduate programs in education.