College of Science

SCIENCE reflects, looks forward, and celebrates at spring business and awards ceremony


Award winners with Dean.
Faculty and staff award winners pose with Dean Young after the ceremony.

CLEMSON – The 2019 College of Science Business Meeting and Awards Ceremony was held Monday, May 6 in Holtzendorff Auditorium.

More than 100 attended the celebratory event, which included committee reports, College-wide updates, unit updates and College faculty and staff awards. A festive reception followed the main event.

The faculty awards were presented by Amy Pope, senior lecturer in the department of physics and astronomy. They are shown here:

EXCELLENCE IN STUDENT ENGAGEMENT: Michael Childress, associate professor of biological sciences.

EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING: Kristi Whitehead, senior lecturer of biological sciences.

RISING STAR IN DISCOVERY: Marco Ajello, assistant professor of physics and astronomy.

EXCELLENCE IN DISCOVERY: Joseph Kolis, professor of chemistry.

The staff awards were presented by Joey Thames, student services manager for genetics and biochemistry. They are listed here:

OUTSTANDING STAFF MEMBER: Lynn Callahan, administrative assistant for mathematical and statistical sciences.

OUTSTANDING STAFF MEMBER: Londan Means, student services manager for biological sciences.

HATTIE B. WAGENER AWARD: Ginger Foulk, project coordinator for biological sciences.

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