College of Sciences Fall Meeting 2013

College of Sciences administration, faculty, and staff convened for the Annual Fall Meeting to kick off the 2013-2014 school year. Dean John Pascarella presented the inaugural awards of excellence to faculty and students during the meeting, introduced new faculty and staff, and reviewed goals and challenges for the college during the coming academic year.

PowerPoint presentation from the Fall Meeting

Here are some photos taken during the awards presentation.


The Graduate Student Excellence in Research award was earned by Deepthika De Silva (Chemistry). Accepting on Ms. De Silva's behalf was Dr. David Thompson of the Department of Chemistry.


Jesse Herring (Math) received the Student Excellence in Teaching award.


The Adjunct Faculty Excellence in Teaching award was presented to Cheri Hudgeons (Math).


Dr. Ilona Petrikovics (Chemistry) was presented with the Faculty Excellence in Research award.

ullrich award

The Faculty Excellence in Service award was earned by Dr. Doug Ullrich (Agriculture).

swarthout award

Dr. Mary Swarthout (Math) was presented with the Faculty Excellence in Teaching award.