Stephen C. Harroff


President's Award for Teaching (1989)

School of Arts and Sciences
Department of Germanic Languages


Stephen C. Harroff taught the German language, literature, and culture at IPFW for over 30 years. He is the recipient of numerous teaching awards, including the Indiana University President's Award for Distinguished Teaching.

His maternal grandfather taught in one of the first Old Order Amish schools; his mother substituted as a teacher for Amish children in Adams County; and Stephen spent three months of residency during 1997 in the Amish parochial schools, including several days of substitute teaching.