|Alana Lynes, recipient of excellence award|
Graduate student Alana Lynes from the Department of Biology and Biochemistry was awarded this year's Teaching Excellence Award for Teaching Assistants. Ms. Lynes received the award in recognition of her outstanding work as instructor in Genetics Laboratory (BIOL 3201). Ms. Lynes studies towards a master degree in ecology under the guidance of Dr. Steven C. Pennings. Her topic is "Centrifugal organization of salt marsh plant communities." Congratulations, Alana!