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Honors, Awards, and
Graduate Recognition Day

April 30, 2014

The Department of Physics celebrated the initiation of new Sigma Pi Sigma members, upcoming graduates, honored the outstanding teaching assistant, Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award and Speas Award winners, and heard presentations from our honors graduates.

Please visit this link for photos highlighting the event.

Congratulations to the William E. Speas Memorial Award winners:

Maggie Payne, Katelyn Goetz, Prof Shapiro and Greg SmithMadison L. Marvel
Margaret E. Payne

Congratulations to our Outstanding Teaching Assistant:

Gregory M. Smith

Congratulations to our Outstanding Peer Mentor:

Katelyn P. Goetz

Congratulations to the recipient of the Physics Faculty Excellence in Teaching Award:

Professor Daniel B. Kim-Shapiro

Congratulations to
ΣΠΣ inductees:

Ryan C. Godwin
Andrew J. Lundeen
William P. Nicholson
Zachary M. Pipkorn
Pragna N. Shetty
Gregory M. Smith
Hannah L. Smith

Congratulations to Honors Graduates:

James Drewery
Cameron Kates
Madison Marvel
Margaret Payne
David Voyles
Bradley Hicks
Tim Kreutzfield

Congratulations to Graduating Seniors:

Kristine D. Cantin
Zachary A. Christ
Ardelia M. Clarke
Eliot M. Conwill
James L. Drewery
Bradley B. Hicks
Daniel H. Johnson
Cameron M. Kates
Timothy W. Kreutzfeldt
Kiran Kumar
Kyle C. Lipke
Madison L. Marvel
Margaret E. Payne
David Eric Voyles
Cameron M. Zinchuk

Congratulations to Ph.D. Recipients:

Landon S. Bellavia, Ph.D. (May 2, 2013)
Jennifer E. Dorand, Ph.D. (April 25, 2014)
Corey A. Hewitt, Ph.D. (December 3, 2013)
Nicholas D. Lepley, MS (November 18, 2013)
Qi Li, Ph.D. (May 1, 2014)
Chen Liu, Ph.D. (November 15, 2013)
M. Graham Lopez, Ph.D. (June 28, 2013)
Justin L. Sigley, Ph.D. (November 11, 2013)


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