Alumna Finalist for The American Shakespeare Center’s Words in Action Award

October 5, 2012

Margaret Jaster, associate professor of English and Humanities at Penn State, Harrisburg, was a finalist for The American Shakespeare Center’s Words in Action Award. The award, presented annually on Shakespeare’s birthday, recognizes teachers from elementary to university levels whose approach to Shakespeare inspires students and personifies Shakespeare’s advice on being “great in act as you have been in thought.” Nominees are selected based on student recommendations and the quality of learning that students display.