Profs Lawrence and Liao recognized for teaching excellence

UVic Law is proud announce this year’s award recipients for teaching excellence and commitment to student learning.

Michelle LawrenceProfessor Michelle Lawrence is the recipient of the Terry J. Wuester Award, which is presented to a member of the faculty who has exhibited a commitment to student learning and development both inside and outside the classroom, as determined by a vote of the graduating class. She will also be recognized for this award at the fall convocation.

Michelle teaches and researches in criminal law, sentencing, and the law of evidence.

Professor Carol Liao is the recipient of the First Year Class Teaching Award, which is presented to a professor who, in the opinion of the 1L class, has made a special contribution to legal education through effective and engaging classroom teaching and a demonstrated commitment to assisting and supporting the academic work of first year students.  

Carol teaches and researches in contract law, business associations, and commercial transactions.

Congratulations to Michelle and Carol for their outstanding achievement this year!