2010 FACULTY AWARDS
A number of faculty members at UMD will be recognized at a special campus reception on Mon., May 3 in Griggs Center.
The Jean G. Blehart Distinguished Teaching Award recipient is Bruce Peckham, professor, Mathematics & Statistics.
The Chancellor’s Distinguished Research Award recipient is Joseph Gallian, professor, Mathematics & Statistics.
The Outstanding Faculty Adviser recipients include: Marian Colman, instructor, Art & Design; Jennifer Jones, associate professor, Sociology/Anthropology; Carol Kivi, instructor, psychology; Bruce Peckham, professor, Mathematics & Statistics; Rajiv Vaidyanathan, professor, Marketing.
The Albert Tezla Teacher/Scholar Award recipient is Alison Aune, associate professor.
The Graduate and Professional Education recipient is Kang James, professor, Mathematics and Statistics.
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION ALUMNI
Presentations were made at the 2010 Minnesota Association for Environmental Education state conference by six alumni from the UMD M.Ed in Environmental Education program along with UMD faculty member, Julie Ernst. In addition, the current board of the Minnesota Association for Environmental Education is made up of 11 members, of which the current president and vice president and three additional members graduated from the UMD program.
"World Café": Listen weekday afternoons from 3-5 pm for an eclectic mix of contemporary music and live performances and interviews.
Listen to KUMD’s newest arts program every Wednesday at 4 pm and again Thursday mornings at 7:45 am.
Listen to the "The Local," every Wednesday at 5pm where Starfire brings you new music, old favorites, interviews, and a calendar of local happenings.
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UMD STORES NEWS
Do you really need a bag? Customers who don’t take a plastic bag can contribute to the charities Safe Haven Shelter for Battered Women, UMD Office of Sustainability, and the COMPASS after school program at the YMCA.
Online textbook buyback: Sell your books anytime at http://www.umdstores.com under "textbooks" and get free shipping. The bookstore has partnered with MBS Textbook Exchange, the nation's largest textbook wholesaler, to offer the best prices for used books.
Jefferson Lines offers daily bus service, year round, from the UMD Campus to the Twin Cities. The bus departs daily from Kirby Student Center. Schedules are available at UMD Stores street level. Purchase tickets at UMD Stores street level or online at http://www.jeffersonlines.com.
For store hours, events, and merchandise visit http://www.umdstores.com.
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