Maple Ridge student recognized for research excellence – Maple Ridge News

Trying to catch Heather Kelly of Maple Ridge can be a bit tricky. It seems the UFV biology standout and recent graduate is always on the go, spreading her knowledge and passion for scientific research with the world. Recently, she was at the UFV Undergraduate Research Excellence Awards, where she gave an inspiring speech on … Read more

MSU faculty, staff, students honored for excellence in ag, life sciences

Contact: Vanessa Beeson STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State faculty, staff and students in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences and the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station have been honored for excellence in teaching, research and service throughout the 2021-22 academic year. Scott WillardCALS dean and MAFES director, said the individuals recognized exemplify a … Read more

Life Sciences Institute becomes a UBC Global Research Excellence Institute, launches Biological Resilience Initiative

By Digital Comms | June 13, 2022 Housed within the Life Sciences Center, the Life Sciences Institute is home to more than 100 Principal Investigators and over 4,000 research trainees and staff. UBC’s Life Sciences Institute (LSI) has become a designated UBC Global Research Excellence Institute (GREx) and is launching a new Biological Resilience Initiative … Read more

URI announces Class of 2022 Academic Excellence Award winners – URI News

KINGSTON, RI – June 9, 2022 – Each year, the University of Rhode Island honors graduating seniors for their superior academic achievement. Their selection is based on grade point average, as well as other criteria determined by their individual academic departments. For example, criteria might include an honors project, a research presentation, or a student’s … Read more

RAPID shuttle service recognized with Excellence Award – BIOENGINEER.ORG

A team from The University of Texas at Arlington’s Parking and Transportation Services (PATS) and Department of Civil Engineering received an award for its work on RAPID (Rideshare, Automation, and Payment Integration Demonstration), the on-demand, self-driving shuttle service . A team from The University of Texas at Arlington’s Parking and Transportation Services (PATS) and Department … Read more

RRC, BEG win Bruno Hanson Midland College Environmental Excellence Award for response to seismicity in region

A surge in seismic activity has shaken up residents throughout the Permian Basin who have been rattled by earthquakes of 3 magnitude or greater. That surge has also shaken up oil and gas operators and regulators who have scrambled to address the issue. At its 2019 legislative session, the Texas Legislature created the TexNet seismic … Read more

Texarkana College Names Mark Storey, Associate Professor of Biology, as 2021-22 Endowed Chair for Teaching Excellence

Texarkana College’s Faculty Association named associate professor of biology, Mark Storey, as the 2022 Endowed Chair for Teaching Excellence at Texarkana College’s Spring Awards Ceremony held on Wednesday, May 11, 2022. The Endowed Chair program began in 2000 and has inducted twenty-five members . Storey said that through the years, he has always looked up … Read more

Graduate students honored for excellence in teaching

The Graduate School has presented 29 graduate students with its annual Teaching Awards in recognition of their outstanding abilities as teachers. Cole Crittenden, deputy dean and acting dean of Princeton’s Graduate School (third from left), at the school’s Teaching Awards reception with students who were recognized for special commendations within their division, program or initiative. … Read more

Biology Professor Greg Pask Receives Perkins Award for Excellence in Teaching

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. – Faculty, staff, and students honored Greg Pask, assistant professor of biology, with the Perkins Award for Excellence in Teaching at a ceremony in Bicentennial Hall on May 4. The annual award is presented alternately to a faculty member from mathematics or the sciences. Earlier this year, student majors and minors in the … Read more

Excellence saluted: NMU honors 40 with award | News, Sports, Jobs

MARQUETE – Northern Michigan University celebrated 40 students who received an Excellence in Education Research Award. This award includes $ 1,500 and a one-credit tuition scholarship when students enroll in a grant-required course that is directly related to their research project. The awards are intended to assist graduate students with scholarly research and … Read more