2019 Science Honors Convocation

Congratulations to the students, faculty, and staff who were recognized at the 2019 Science Honors Convocation. See the full presentation.

Slides from the 2018 Science Honors Convocation are available here.

Student Awards (2016-2017)

  • NOAA Hollings Scholarship, Adam Clayton, Earth System Science
  • Alabama Commission on Higher Education Graduate Research Fellowship, Dipen Barot, Physics
  • Alabama Commission on Higher Education Graduate Research Fellowship, Sarthak Dasadia, Physics
  • Alabama Academy of Science Research Grant, Ashton Koenig, Biology
  • Outstanding Student Presentation Award from the Aerosols-Clouds-Precipitation Symposium, Nan Feng, Atmospheric Science
  • Winner, 18th Symposium on Meteorological Observation and Instrumentation (18SMOI) Student Competition, Anthony Lyza, Atmospheric Science


Faculty & Staff Awards (2016-2017)

  • Elected to the National Academy of Sciences, Dr. Gary Zank, Chair-Space Science and Director of CSPAR
  • Las Cumbres Amateur Outreach Award, Gena Crook, Mathematical Sciences
  • Editor-In-Chief, SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International, Dr. Mikel D. Petty, Computer Science
  • NASA New Investigator Program (NIP) in Earth Science Award, Dr. Phillip Bitzer, Atmospheric Science
  • Outstanding Faculty/Staff Mentor, Student Leadership Awards, Ryan Wade, Atmospheric Science
  • Discovery of gravitational waves as members of the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, CSPAR Research Scientist & Adjunct Assistant Professor Dr. Tyson Littenberg and Space Science Department graduate student, Jessica Page
  • US Space & Rocket Center Silver Service Award, College of Science Dean's Office