For Immediate Release
May 17, 2011
(Philadelphia, PA) Moore is pleased to recognize artist and educator Moe Brooker as the first Penny and Bob Fox Distinguished Professor. Penny Fox presented the award at the College’s 2011 Commencement Exercises on Sunday, May 15.
The Penny and Bob Fox Distinguished Professorship recognizes a faculty person who exemplifies teaching excellence and outstanding leadership. Brooker, professor and chair of the Foundation Department at Moore, has been teaching for 36 years. He joined the faculty at Moore in 1995. Before coming to Moore, Brooker taught at several other prestigious art and design schools. Moe Brooker received his MFA from Tyler and his undergraduate studies were at PAFA. At Moore, he has also provided positive leadership, serving as faculty representative to the College’s Board of Managers and on numerous committees.