New School Creative Writing Program faculty member Alice Eve Cohen has won a 2020 Distinguished Teaching Award. Alice is a solo theater artist, playwright and memoirist who is also a 1999 graduate of the MFA in Creative Writing Program. Alice teaches playwriting and cross-genre generative workshops to undergraduate students at The New School.
The Distinguished Teaching Award recognizes excellence in teaching including innovative pedagogical approaches, intellectual and artistic rigor, and significant contributions to the long-term success of students.
This is the highest award granted to faculty at The New School and we are delighted to celebrate this recognition of Alice's contributions to her students, the Creative Writing Program, and The New School community.