Photo of Prof. King with students

UIC College of Nursing Professor Maripat King, MSN, RN, ACNP will receive the 2015 Silver Circle Award for Excellence in Teaching. The award has been given each year since 1966 to honor UIC faculty members chosen by the senior class for their outstanding teaching ability. This is Maripat’s fourth time of being selected for this prestigious award in her ten years at UIC.

In a featured article by UICNews, Prof. King explains, "I work with so many amazing people and I’ve been blessed to be a part of an amazing faculty. It’s a great honor to win this award".

Prof. King continues, “I really love what I’m doing. I love coming to school every day.”

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