CHBE Faculty Receiving Recognition For Teaching This Year
Nine faculty received the 2015 George R. Brown Award for Superior Teaching, which honors top Rice professors as determined by the votes of alumni who graduated within the past two, three and five years. Sibani Lisa Biswal received this honor while Deepak Nagrath and Walter Chapman were finalists for this honor. Additionally, Francisco Vargas was recently awarded as the Undergraduates "Favorite Faculty" this year and was chosen as 1 of 3 finalists up for the The Sophia Meyer Farb Phi Beta Kappa Prize for Teaching at Rice.
American Society for Microbiology Roster Announced
The ASM Welcomes Dr. Ramon Gonzalez as one of their New Distinguished Lecturers for the 2015-2016 Program Year.
Karen Shelton Receives Bourland Award
Karen P. Shelton, the senior administrator for the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering (ChBE), is the recipient of the 2015 Hardy M. Bourland Staff Award for Distinguished Service from the George R. Brown School of Engineering at Rice University.
REA Gives Out $150K in Scholarships and Awards
Congratulations to all the winners including CHBE students Parth Agrawal and Seth Padmabandu!
RCEL Announces Parks Prize Winner!
Lindsey Witte, a senior in ChBE, is the winner of the 2015 Robert H. Parks Jr. prize for Excellence in Engineering Leadership.