Kayo Niimi, instructor, languages, cultures, and race, received the United Greek Council’s Outstanding Faculty Member Award at the 2018 Arete Awards presented by the WSU Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life.
Ken Faunce, instructor, history, and Ashley Boyd, assistant professor, and Susan Ross, professor, English, individually received WSU Samuel H. and Patricia W. Smith Teaching and Learning awards. Dee Posey, clinical associate professor, and Janet Peters, clinical assistant professor, psychology, were jointly awarded.
Sergey Lapin, clinical associate professor, mathematics and statistics, received an Arete Outstanding Faculty Award from the WSU Greek community: Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Association, and United Greek Association.
Sheryl DeShields, secretary senior, psychology, received the WSU Crimson Spirit Award.
Fran Meserve, principal assistant, music, received the WSU Crimson Spirit Award for July 2018.
Alecia Hoene, academic coordinator/advisor, environment, received the WSU Crimson Spirit Award for May 2018.
Leah Benedict, clinical assistant professor, English, received the 2018 WSU Libraries’ Excellence Award in recognition of her dedication to introducing students to the many facets of library research beyond finding and evaluating resources.
Denzel McCray, secretary senior and research assistant, psychology, was named a WSU Top Ten Senior of 2018.
Sergey Lapin, clinical associate professor, mathematics and statistics, received an Honors Faculty Award from the WSU Honors College for outstanding commitment to the college’s students.
Amanda Yager, grants and contract coordinator, College of Arts and Sciences dean’s office, received the 2018 Grant and Contract Service Award from the WSU Office of Research.