Capstone Teaching Award to Michael Toole

Michael Toole has received a 2019 Capstone Teaching Award for his outstanding work as a University of Wisconsin teaching assistant. In recognition of the critical role TAs play in undergraduate instruction, this campus-wide award acknowledges teaching assistants who have performed as outstanding teachers throughout their UW-Madison tenure. Nominees are dissertators at the end of their graduate program and planning to defend their dissertations by the end of the school year. Michael is a graduate student who is finishing his dissertation which explores how authors and artists negotiated normalcy in representations of the body and sexuality in early modern Japanese visual culture.

Warmest congratulations Michael on this well-deserved honor!

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