MS DIM cohort five-member, Katherine Bex, was awarded the Dr. James Marra Award for Excellence in Teaching for her role as Advertising Adjunct Instructor for Temple University’s Klein College of Media and Communication.
Throughout his almost 30-year career at Temple University, Marra was an integral member of the Communication Department demonstrating dedication and a selfless commitment to the success of students. The Award for Excellence in Teaching is to be given to future adjunct faculty members who help students realize their fullest potential.
As Adjunct in the Advertising Department, Katie teaches two different sections for Undergrad students. In her Introduction to Advertising course, she teaches students the basics of agency and creative process. In Advertising Account Management, the upperclassmen Account Managers take their capstone course with her focused on training for career performance tailored to the Account Manager role in the Ad Agency. Katie has held the honor of teaching students at Temple for over six years and is proud to soon be an Owl Alumni herself. Please join me in congratulating Katie on this amazing achievement!