Don’t forget to submit your materials for Torchbearer nominations due today. Other awards honored at the Chancellor’s Honors Banquet also have upcoming nomination deadlines. The Excellence in Academic Outreach award is due February 24. Extraordinary Community Service faculty and staff nominations, Extraordinary Customer Service, and Extraordinary Service to the University awards are due February 28.
Chancellor’s Honors Awards News
The Chancellor’s Honors Banquet, held annually, is a long-standing tradition of celebrating excellence at UT.
At the Chancellor’s Honors Awards banquet, four faculty members received Research and Creative Achievement—Professional Promise Awards.
Neal S. Eash, professor of biosystems engineering and soil science, and Andrew Seidler, director of the Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships, received Ready for the World awards.
At the Chancellor’s Honors Awards banquet, Caula Beyl, dean of the College of Agricultural Sciences and Natural Resources, received the Notable UT Woman Award.
Leticia Flores and Jennifer Jabson received the LGBT Advocate award.
Four faculty were recognized for their excellence in research, scholarship, and creative achievement, and received the Research and Creative Achievement Award.
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.
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.