Ernest Brothers, associate dean of the Graduate School, received the Hardy Liston Jr. Symbol of Hope Award for demonstrating a commitment to diversity and multiculturalism.
Chancellor’s Honors Awards News
Along with the Teaching Council of the Faculty Senate, the chancellor presented Excellence in Teaching awards to Wendy Bach, Heather Hirschfeld, Jennifer Morrow, and Malissa Peery.
Four faculty and staff members were recognized for Excellence in Advising at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet last week.
Rupy Sawhney, a Heath Fellow in Business and Engineering and a professor of industrial and systems engineering, received the Excellence in Academic Outreach award for his work on outreach initiatives that model effective collaboration between universities and local communities.
Stephanie TerMaath, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering, received the Angie Warren Perkins Award, recognizing her excellence in curriculum development and her contributions to improving the aerospace program.
Mary Albrecht, associate vice provost for accreditation and recent interim vice provost and dean of the Graduate School, has been with UT for twenty years and was honored for her work on the Top 25 strategic plan and the 2015 reaffirmation for SACSCOC accreditation.
Laura Odom, clinical nursing instructor, was recognized for her volunteer work as a nurse practitioner for the St. Mary’s Legacy Clinic, a full-service mobile facility that provides primary care to poor and medically underserved patients.
Chancellor Jimmy G. Cheek awarded four professor’s the evening’s top faculty awards at Tuesday’s Chancellor’s Honors Banquet.
Seven students received the Torchbearer award, the highest honor given to a student, Tuesday at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The award is based on academic achievement, leadership, and outstanding service.
The Chancellor’s Honors Banquet, held annually, is a long-standing tradition of celebrating excellence at UT.