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How to get $5,000


Be honest. When you hear the words "Prize Patrol," you think [Publishers Clearing House][1], don't you.Well, there won't be millions handed out, but [KU Chancellor Robert Hemenway][2] and [Provost Richard Lariviere][3] will be handing out checks for $5,000 to 20 KU professors, starting with six on Thursday.The checks are part of the award that come with the [W.T. Kemper Fellowships][4] for teaching excellence. They're handed out at the start of each academic year and have been for 12 years.Professors on all of the KU campuses are eligible for those awards._So, who do you think deserves the next Kemper? Who's the best KU instructor you ever had? Here's a [list][5] of last year's winners._For more on this story, check back at LJWorld.com tomorrow, or pick up a copy of Friday's Journal-World. [1]: http://www.publishersclearinghouse.com/ [2]: http://www.chancellor.ku.edu/about/ [3]: http://www.provost.ku.edu/about/ [4]: http://www.news.ku.edu/2007/august/15/kempermedia.shtml [5]: http://www.news.ku.edu/kemper_awards/


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