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Awards + recognition

CBS faculty, staff and students have received hundreds of local and national awards for their teaching, research and service.

Outstanding Performance Award for Teaching Assistants

All teaching assistants in CBS courses (undergraduate and graduate) who have demonstrated excellence in teaching or other instructional activities that enhance the educational experience at the U of M are eligible for the annual CBS Outstanding Performance Award for Teaching Assistants.

Please complete the nomination form if you would like to nominate your teaching assistant. Nominations are due by January 19, 2018.

Zierhut Recognized for Leadership

National Society of Genetic Counselors Strategic Leader Award goes to GCD faculty member

Heather Zierhut

Heather Zierhut received the Strategic Leader Award from the National Society of Genetic Counselors last month. The award recognizes members whose work advances genetics and genomics as a fundamental component of healthcare.

Pennycress, Pollinators and Paris

CBS graduate student Jason Thomas receives Fulbright Scholarship to study plant sciences in France.

Jason Thomas

From the fields of St. Paul campus, Jason Thomas’ next plant venture will take him across the Atlantic to further explore the plant sciences.