Six graduate students in Chemistry received the 2018 Safford Award for Excellence as a Graduate Student Teacher. One outstanding student received the Hurd Safford Graduate Teaching Fellowship.
This graduate student award is named after Professor Emeritus, Hurd W. Safford. For 50 years, Professor Safford served our Department in a variety of capacities: graduate teaching assistant, professor, research director, and administrative officer. Throughout his long and distinguished career, Professor Safford was recognized as an excellent teacher and a champion of quality undergraduate education.
The 2018 Safford Awardees are: Mike Cole, Kai Gronborg, Justin Hurst, Mina Kim, Muhammad Salim, and Dylan Tomaros. Jamie Nowalk was awarded the Hurd Safford Graduate Teaching Fellowship.