Dr. Kathryn Hix of Greenville Technical College Selected as Cowan Award Winner

Dr. Kathryn Hix, an assistant professor of English at Greenville Technical College (GTC), has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 Cowan Award. The award, presented by the Two-Year College English Association Southeast, recognizes individuals who demonstrate exceptional skills in instruction, develop creative approaches to curriculum and instruction, and exhibit a leadership role within the academic department.

The Two-Year College English Association Southeast is committed to providing a framework for professional activities among English teachers at southeastern two-year colleges and works to explore issues relevant to improvement of teaching the subject in the region.

A member of the faculty at GTC since 2007, Hix earned an undergraduate degree in English and political science from Presbyterian College, a master’s degree in English from Converse College, and a Ph.D. in education from Lesley University.