At the 2019 Department of Biology awards ceremony on April 12, students were recognized for academic, service, and research achievements, and a variety of departmental
scholarships and awards were presented in front of an audience of students, faculty, staff, friends, and family.
The first awards presented were departmental scholarships and academic recognition awards:
Elliot Hicks, Victoria Maziarz, and Jeannie Showers were recognized for the peer tutoring they provided in support of the Biology Student Resource Facility.
Also recognized were upper-class biology students who have served as student mentors to incoming biology majors as part of the Biology Mentoring program:
Certificates of achievement were given to the students who have completed the 2018–19 Biology Undergraduate Research Experience, including:
And the incoming 2019–20 BURE students were announced for the projects they intend to complete:
Student Recognition Awards were given to the following students, in honor of the research presentations they have given:
Biology graduate students who submitted successful departmental research proposals were recognized:
Also celebrated were the biology graduate students who have been serving as temporary faculty instructors within Biology during 2018–19:
In addition to student awards, the Department honored David Janetski with the third annual Scholarship Service Award, given to a faculty member in honor of service performed in support of departmental scholarship.
Congratulations to all of the honorees and awardees!