Communication, Arts, and Media Professor Named Outstanding Young College Teacher

Lynette Burchfield, communication, arts, and media professor, recently won the Outstanding Young College Teacher Award from the Oklahoma Speech Theatre Communication Association. Burchfield is thought of highly by colleagues. "Lynette is an ORU grad and loves our university," said Denise Miller, OSTCA member and ORU communication, arts and media faculty member who nominated Burchfield for the award. "She's a real ORU whole person."

For the past eight years Burchfield has been an oral communications adjunct professor at ORU and has taught a speech class at Tulsa Community College.