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Professor honored for green chemistry research

October 20, 2014

University of Wisconsin–Madison chemistry professor Shannon Stahl is one of five scientists nationwide to receive a Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in recognition of his research on using oxygen from the air in chemical reactions.

Herbarium director receives award for telling the story of plants

August 19, 2014

Ken Cameron, director of the Wisconsin State Herbarium, received the Peter Raven Award from the American Society of Plant Taxonomists Aug. 5. Cameron, also a professor of botany at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is a world expert on the orchid family.

Two faculty members named Steenbock Professors

August 12, 2014

University of Wisconsin–Madison faculty members Jin-Yi Cai and Robert Hamers have been named Steenbock Professors.

Seven Hilldale and Bascom professors named

June 17, 2014

The new recipients of the Hilldale and Bascom professorships have been selected by the Named Professorship Advisory Committee.

UW–Madison chemist wins young teacher-scholar award

June 10, 2014

Jordan Schmidt, assistant professor of chemistry at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, is one of 15 young researchers to win prestigious 2014 Camille Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar awards.

Eight professors receive Romnes Faculty Fellowships

June 3, 2014

Eight promising young members of the UW–Madison faculty have been honored with Romnes Faculty Fellowships.

Teaching and Learning innovation award winners named

May 15, 2014

Two teams have been selected to receive the inaugural UW–Madison Teaching and Learning Innovation Awards for their work to promote educational innovation on campus.