Faculty Profile for Dr. Cheryll I Dennis

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Dr. Cheryll I Dennis
Lecturer — Curriculum And Instruction
Program Faculty — Curriculum And Instruction
AVRY 464F
phone: (512) 716-4533

Biography Section

Biography and Education

Dr. Dennis is a retired public elementary school educator and has been with Texas State University since Spring 2007. She has her master's degree in Reading and her Ph.D. in Reading Education.

Teaching Interests

Literacy Courses

Research Interests

Oral History methodology

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Dennis, C. I. (2018, October). Modern Cleaners: 78 years serving Elgin. Downtown 78621, (Fall 2018), 5.
  • Dennis, C. I. (2018, October 24). Hogunteers Make Hogeye Happen. Elgin Courier, p. 1A. Retrieved from https://www.elgincourier.com/lifestyles/article_b2db14ee-d6da-11e8-a3a0-c74e8b76162f.html
  • Dennis, C. I. (2018, October 17). The Hogeye Sip-Shop-and-Stroll Experience. Elgin Courier, p. 7A. Retrieved from https://www.elgincourier.com/lifestyles/article_1c2d477e-d176-11e8-9356-e30ce0527add.html
  • Dennis, C. I. (2018, October 10). Sights and Smells of Hogeye. Elgin Courier. Retrieved from https://www.elgincourier.com/lifestyles/article_fd58c526-cc93-11e8-ac65-374583e01b32.html#user-comment-area
  • Dennis, C. I. (2018, April). Elgin Recreation Center. Downtown 78621, (Spring 2018), 3. Retrieved from https://www.elgintx.com/DocumentCenter/View/345/Downtown-78621--Spring?bidId=

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. 2015
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Part-Time Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award, Texas State University. 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Favorite Professor, The Alfred H. Nolle Chapter of the Alpha Chi National College Honor Society. 2011
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Educator of Honor, The Eta Zeta Chapter of Kappa Delta Pi. October 23, 2011

Selected Grants

  • Dennis, Cheryll I. Mini Grant for Common Experience 2017-2018, Texas State Common Experience, Texas State University, $750. (Funded: September 30, 2017 - December 31, 2017). Grant.
  • Dennis, Cheryll I. Recruiting for Elementary Teacher Recruitment Program, The Graduate College, Texas State University, $1000. (Funded: February 1, 2017 - August 30, 2017). Grant.
  • Dennis, Cheryll I. Recruiting for Secondary Teacher Recruitment Program, The Graduate College, Texas State University, $1000. (Funded: February 1, 2017 - August 30, 2017). Grant.
  • Dennis, Cheryll I. Recruiting for Graduate Elementary Education Program, The Graduate College, Texas State University, $1000. (Funded: February 1, 2017 - August 30, 2017). Grant.
  • Dennis, Cheryll I (Principal). Recruiting for Elementary Teacher Recruitment Program, The Graduate College, Texas State University, $1000.00. (Submitted: December 2016, Funded: December 2016 - August 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Invited Writer
Local Publications
2018
Instructor
Independent Study for two Graduate Students for RDG 5322
2018
Nursery Volunteer
Grace Community Church, Elgin, TX
June 2016-2018
Other
Contributed to the Texas State Family Campaign
2014-2018
Grader
EC-6 Comprehensive Exams, Texas State University
2011-2018