Biology Faculty and Student Award Winners

Posted: July 15th, 2015

Once again, the Department of Biology demonstrates excellence by receiving a long list of awards.  Please join us in congratulating the 2014-15 award winners and the 2015-16 scholarship recipients:

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AND MENTORING
Faculty Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching: Dr. Debbie Garrity

Faculty Excellence in Graduate Education and Mentoring: Dr. Kim Hoke

Graduate Student Excellence in Teaching: Eva Fischer and Liz Harp

EXTERNAL AWARDS:
Leopold Leadership Fellow: Dr. Chris Funk

USDA Secretary’s Honor Award for Increasing Global Food Supply: Dr. Steve Stack and colleagues

National Science Foundation Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grant: Brian Gill

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowships: James Craven, May Gamboa, and Annie Kellner

 

DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY SCHOLARSHIPS:

Undergraduate Scholarships:
Biology Scholarship: Francis Commercon

Bruno Klinger Memorial Scholarship: Rachel Jones

Peitersen Memorial Scholarship: Shay Koetting

Graduate Scholarships:
Sharon E. and David E. Kabes Scholarship: Clifton McKee

Harold Harrington Fellowship: Ava Hoffman

Stavros Family Fund: Alyssa Cochran  and Ava Hoffman

FRONT RANGE STUDENT ECOLOGY SYMPOSIUM AWARDEES:
Graduate oral presentation: Charlotte Alster

Graduate posters: David Markman, Robert Griffin-Nolan, Whitney Beck

Undergraduate presentation: Jillian Gerberich

 

CMB/BMB/MCIN POSTER SYMPOSIUM AWARDEE: 

Honors: Michael Cantrell