The College of Science is home to many outstanding students, faculty, and staff. On Tuesday, April 5, COS gathered to recognize several individuals for Honors Day.

The Program of Events from the day can be found here.

Following the acknowledgment of the exceptional groups that make up the Department Chairs and staff assistants, advisors, ambassadors, scholar athletes, President's list, and Dean's lists, COS presented several honors of distinction awards.



 

Undergraduate Research Horizons Poster Session

Ms. Elizabeth Bowman accepts Dean's Service Award.

Ms. Elizabeth Bowman accepts Dean's Service Award at Honors Day Convocation.

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1st place: Areeb Mohammed, Computer Science
Understanding Team Behavior and Response in Stressful Situations

2nd place: Christopher San Miguel, Biological Sciences
Optimization of Taq DNA Polymerase Production in Bacteria

3rd place: Todd McKinney, Atmospheric & Earth Science
Analysis of UAH Air Mass Sources for the 2021 year using HYSPLIT with Python

 

Graduate Research Horizons Poster Session

1st place: Jacob Abramowitz, Atmospheric & Earth Science
Differentiating Oil Palm Plantations from Natural Forest to Improve Land Cover Mapping in Ghana

3rd place: McKenna Price-Patak, Atmospheric & Earth Science
Regional Monsoonal Landslide Vulnerability in Nepal

 

Department Undergraduate Achievement

Dr. Tathagata Mukherjee accepts Faculty Excellence in Research award.

Dr. Tathagata Mukherjee accepts Faculty Excellence in Reseach Award at Honors Day Convocation.

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Atmospheric & Earth Science

Rachel Suhs

Biological Sciences

Jeremy "Foster" Sims

Chemistry

Christopher "Riley" Apperson

Computer Science

Sierra Laney

Mathematical Sciences

Samuel Johnson

Physics & Astronomy

Ella James

 

Highest Undergraduate Achievement

Nazar Pyvovar

Dr. Themis Chronis accepts Faculty Excellence in Teaching award.

Dr. Themis Chronis accepts Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award at Honors Day Convocation.

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Physics & Astronomy

 

Graduate Teaching Assistant Award

Emily Hunt

Department of Chemistry

 

Graduate Research Assistant Award

Trang Thuy Vo

Department of Atmospheric & Earth Science

 

Faculty Excellence in Research Award

Dr. Tathagata Mukherjee

Department of Computer Science

 

Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award

Dr. Themis Chronis

Department of Physics & Astronomy

 

Dean's Service Award

Ms. Elizabeth Bowman

Department of Mathematical Sciences

All photos from the event can be viewed on our Facebook page.