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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.

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.

Science Near the Scallions

Beth Fallon receives University’s Outstanding Community Service Award for work with Market Science.

Beth Fallon

On Saturday mornings, visitors to Twin Cities farmers market expect to find local produce, flowers and perhaps a baked good or two while strolling by booths and talking to vendors.

Worth Their Teaching Weight in Gold

CBS Student Board honors faculty making big impacts in undergraduate research and education.

The CBS Student Board hosted the annual Golden Pipette Awards March 2 at TCF Bank Stadium, honoring faculty who make major impacts on undergraduates in the college. From most engaging to best academic mentor and CBS Super Fan, the Student Board and students in the college noted some of the faculty that make a difference for them. The 2017 Golden Pipette winners are: