THE DIFFERENCE YOU MAKE
COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES AWARDS AND RECOGNITION CEREMONY
The College of Arts and Sciences celebrated "The Difference You Make" awards and recognition ceremony held on April 17, 2019 at the Hilton Garden Inn, Stony Brook. This annual event recognizes the many contributions of members of our community that exemplify excellence across the College.
This year, we honored faculty and staff who recently retired from Stony Brook, including:
Interim Dean Nicole Sampson, Troy Wolfskill, and Dale Drueckhammer, Department of Chemistry
Honorees Bente Videbaek and Luigi Fontanella
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching Awards
Students from across the College were invited to nominate faculty who go above and beyond -- those who demonstrate a warm spirit, a concern for societ, individuals, and those who share their knowledge.
A student panel selected the following recipients from over 130 nominations:
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching - Fine Arts Department of Art
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching - Humanitites Department of Asian and Asian American Studies
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching - Life Sciences Department of Neurobiology and Behavior
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching - Social Sciences Department of Sociology
Godfrey Excellence in Teaching - Physical Sciences Department of Physics and Astronomy
Dean's Student Advisory Council members Avi Bajaj, Eva Nagase, Catherine
Marrone and Michael Zingale
Nicole Lamacchia, Raj Rajebhosale and Joelle Mann
Staff Excellence Awards
Our staff are an integral part of the College, providing expert administrative support to our departments and centers, support to our students, and furthering our creative and scholarly missions. These individuals are recongnized for the excellence demonstrated at their positions and the lengths they go to in order to support their departments.
Department of Hispanic Languages and Literature and Cultural Studies and Comparative Literature
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Staff Excellence award recipients Jackie Donnelly, Mary Moran-Luba and Jin Bentley