Each year the Department of Physics recognizes undergraduate students with a variety of awards. This year’s winners are Julie Cass, Thomas Catanach, Michelle Consiglio, and Nancy Paul.
Julie Cass has been selected to receive the Outstanding Physics Major Award. This award is given to a physics graduate selected by a number of criteria including academic performance, contributions to the major, and potential for future success. It is the highest honor the Department of Physics can award to one of its graduates.
Thomas Catanach will receive the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award. This award is based on a student’s contributions to the research within the department, and their potential for future success. It is the highest research honor the Department of Physics can award to one of its graduates.
Michelle Consiglio will receive the Paul Chagnon Award for Service. This award is given for demonstrated character and leadership, and for service to the University, the Department of Physics, and to his or her fellow physics majors.
Nancy Paul has been selected to receive the inaugural Dean's Research Award for outstanding research in the College of Science.
The awards will be presented to the graduating seniors at the Dean's Luncheon on Friday, May 18