May 3, 2013
David Dzurko (left) and Timothy Saylor (right), technology and engineering teachers at Windber Area High School, both received the ninth annual Dr. John Powers Outstanding Educator award in a ceremony at Saint Francis University on April 30. The University selected Dzurko and Saylor because of their dedication to the teaching profession; their enthusiasm for the study of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects; and the inspiration they provide to students.
Remarks were given by Reverend Gabriel Zeis, T.O.R., Saint Francis president; Mr. Glenn Gaye, Jr., Windber Area School District director of education; Ms. Allison Felix, Saint Francis’ Science Outreach Center director; and Jack Powers, son of the late Dr. Powers.