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DUSP PhD Candidate Cauam Ferreira Cardoso awarded the 2017 MIT Goodwin Medal for excellence in teaching

Cardoso has taught a wide of subjects at MIT, from introductory undergraduate courses to international graduate practicums, a unifying theme to emerge is the care he devotes to his students and his dedication to ensuring they succeed in his classes. Drawing upon his diverse international living experiences, Cardoso also offers wisdom and guidance to his students beyond his impressive academic abilities.

The Goodwin Medal is presented annually to a MIT graduate student whose performance of teaching duties is “conspicuously effective over and above ordinary excellence.” The award is presented to a graduate student's establishment of themselves in a place of distinction for teaching in the opinion of their colleagues, students, and faculty.

Please join us in congratulating Cardoso on his very well deserved award!