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College of Human Ecology recognizes outstanding graduate students

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

The College of Human Ecology recently recognized outstanding graduate students from all five departments. Students were nominated by their department faculty for their awards.

“The scholarship and research in the College of Human Ecology is quite diverse reflective of disciplines of study and faculty scholarship,” said Bronwyn Fees, associate dean for academic affairs. “The event allow the entire college to come together to recognize the accomplishments across our outstanding graduate students in research, teaching, leadership and outreach as well as the graduate faculty mentors.”

Students were recognized in four categories: outstanding research, outstanding teaching, outstanding engagement, outreach or leadership on campus, and overall outstanding graduate student.

Below is the list of award winners by award:

Outstanding Research: Kowshik Saha and Mayedul Islam, Department of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Audrey Opoku-Acheampong, Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Chelsea Spencer, School of Family Studies and Human Services; Woohyuk Kim, Department of Hospitality Management; and Jacob Caldwell, Department of Kinesiology.

Outstanding Teaching: Sahar Ejeimi, Department of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Tyler Murley and Kelsey Casey, Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Barrett Scroggs, School of Family Studies and Human Services; and Jesse Stein, Department of Kinesiology.

Outstanding Engagement, Outreach or Leadership on Campus: Sarif Patwary, Department of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Adriana Lezama-Solano and Katheryne Kimmel, Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Jessica Cless and Sarah Barrett, School of Family Studies and Human Services; Hyunghwa Oh, Department of Hospitality Management; and Brittany Hollerbach and Rebecca Gasper, Department of Kinesiology.

Overall Outstanding Graduate Student: Emily Pascoe, Department of Apparel, Textiles and Interior Design; Jillian Joyce, Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health; Derek Lawson, School of Family Studies and Human Services; Huynghwa Oh, Department of Hospitality Management; Jesse Craig, Department of Kinesiology.

 

This article was posted on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, and is filed under Apparel, Textiles, & Interior Design, College News, Family Studies & Human Services, Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health, Hospitality Management, Kinesiology, Student Research.