Remember: Come to Wednesday’s awards ceremony to honor your outstanding CALS colleagues

Don’t forget to come to the CALS faculty and staff awards ceremony and reception this Wednesday, April 25  at 3 p.m. in the Ebling Symposium Center. This is your chance to recognize the following 17 individuals for excellence in all of the things we do: teaching, advising research, extension, leadership, and service:

Classified Staff Awards

  • Mary Bauer, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center
  • Sandra Bennett, Agronomy
  • Tricia Check, Horticulture
  • Mark Hintz, Dairy Forage Research Center

Academic Staff Awards

  • Excellence in Research – Todd Andraski, Soil Science
  • Excellence in Leadership – Sara Rodock, Plant Pathology
  • Excellence in Service – Barbara Forrest, Agricultural and Applied Economics

Jung Excellence in Teaching Award

  • William Bland, Soil Science

Spitzer Excellence in Teaching Award

  • Kevin Shinners, Biological Systems Engineering

J.S. Donald Short Course Teaching Award

  • Jamie Nack, Forest and Wildlife Ecology
  • David Rhoda, Dairy Science

WALSAA Outstanding Advisor Award

  • Roger Sunde, Nutritional Sciences

Excellence in International Activities Award

  • Alfonso del Rio, Horticulture

Pound Extension Award

  • Victor Cabrera, Dairy Science

Pound Research Award

  • Claudio Gratton, Entomology

Arthur J. Maurer Extra Mile Award

  • Don Stanley, Life Sciences Communication

Robert G.F. and Hazel T. Spitze Land Grant Faculty Award for Excellence

  • Denise Ney, Nutritional Sciences