Michel Wattiaux receives USDA Excellence in Teaching Award

Michel Wattiaux, dairy science, is among six individuals nation-wide to receive a regional U.S. Department of Agriculture Food and Agricultural Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award. The award recognizes and honor a select group of college and university teachers who excel at teaching, make a positive impact on student learning, and influence other teachers by example. It is designed to focus national attention on the teaching role–one which is fundamental to the development of the scientific and professional expertise essential to the future growth and progress of the nation’s food and agricultural systems.