Carnegie Professors: The
Best of the Best
:: Josh J. Russell
:: Brooke Nelson
of them keeps a tricycle in his office.
Another rescues cats by the dozen.
Still another used to shoot rockets
into the northern lights of Norway.
What they have in common, besides
an uncanny ability to teach, is the
title Carnegie Professor. Seven people
at Utah State University have earned
this distinguished, national teaching
award, named for the 19th century
industrialist and philanthropist Andrew
Carnegie. The entire state gets only
one per year. Seven of the last nine
have come from USU.
your hearts out, Utes and Cougars.
the photos below for brief biographies
and larger portraits by USU students
Brooke Nelson and Josh J. Russell.