Awards Granted by the Philadelphia Section
An important part of the mission of the Philadelphia Section is to recognize the contributions made to our chemical community. For this reason, the we are proud to convey a number of awards.
2015 Philadelphia Section Teaching Awards
Dr. Bill Smith, Section chair; Dr. Madhu Mahalingam, University of the Sciences, Undergraduate Teaching Award; Jeremy Wolf, Palisades High School, Pre-College Teaching Award; Dr. Rick Ewing, Section Awards Committee chair.
William Smith and Amanda Grannas receiving their awards presented by Steve Fleming (right)
Congratulations to the Philadelphia Section Chair-Elect, William Smith. He received the ACS Philadelphia Section Award for Excellence in Teaching Chemistry at the Pre-college Level (9-12). Bill teaches at Bristol High School. Congratulations also to Amanda Grannas of Villanova University who received the Award for Excellence in Teaching in the Chemical Sciences at the Undergraduate Level. Both were presented with their awards at the May section meeting by section chair, Steve Fleming.
Tom Anderson presenting the award to Sharon Haynie.
Winners in the February Poster Session
Graduate Student Awards
GD 13 - Sarah Burke, Bryn Mawr College
GD 24 - Malela Werner, University of the Sciences
GD 29 - Sudipto Munshi & Robert Stanley, Temple University
GD 31 - Sara Martin, University of Delaware
GD 34 - Nutte Tarn Teraphongphom, Drexel University
Undergraduate Student Awards
Poster UG 11 - Kevin Blattner, Widener University
Poster UG 16 - Nikolai Kolba, Widener University
Poster UG 33 - Yichun Fu & Anna Kalinsky, Bryn Mawr College
Poster GD 14 - Zachary Hauseman & Carrie Carson, Temple University
High School Student Awards
Poster HS 4 - Nyla Numan, Indiana High School
Poster HS 6 - Aashna Mago, The Lawrenceville School
Tom Anderson presenting the award to Judy Summer-Gates.