Professor Lorraine Cramer received the 2009 Johnston Award for Excellence in Teaching. The Awards Committee found "abundant evidence" for Dr. Cramer's outstanding contributions to undergraduate teaching on campus. Dr. Cramer was recognized by her students and faculty colleagues for her continued commitment to the highest standards of teaching. Dr. Cramer was recognized on Saturday, February 18th during the half-time ceremony at the UNC-NC State men's basketball game. In addition, Dr. Cramer will attend an awards banquet on April 9th where she will receive an award certificate and a cash prize.