Dr. Tom Pentecost was selected as the 2016 University Outstanding Teaching Award Recipient.
Dr. Shannon Biros has successfully renewed funding for a distributed Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program from the National Science Foundation.
The 2016 CLAS Administrative and Professional Service Award was awarded to Professor Jim Krikke.
The 2016 CLAS Lifetime Service Award has been awarded to Professor Laurie Witucki.
Felix Ngassa is the recipient of the 2016 CLAS Annual Faculty Service Award
The 2016 Maxine Swanson Award was recently awarded to Dr. Stephanie Schaertel. This award, sponsored by the GVSU Women�s Commission, is presented to an individual who has provided leadership in support of the rights of women at GVSU.
Dr. Rachel Powers co-organized a session with Dr. Joe Tanski (Vassar College) entitled �Engaging Undergraduates with Crystallographic Research� at the 2016 American Crystallography Association meeting (Denver, CO, July, 2016).
Alina Morales, a senior Chemistry major working with Dr. Rachel Powers, won the IUCr Pauling poster prize at the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Crystallographic Association (Denver, CO) this July.
Dr. Paul Cook received a $392,000 Academic Research Enhancement Award (AREA) from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to support his research efforts for 2016-2019.
Christopher Peruzzi, a student in Dr. Scott Thorgaard's lab, presented a poster at the Fall conference of the American Chemical Society in Philadelphia, PA this past August.