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College of Arts and Sciences CAS Awards and Honors

2018 Recipients

Fourteen faculty, three staff, and five graduate students from across the college received 2018 college awards for their contribution to the WSU community and their commitment to excellence.

See photos of the 2018 event in the CAS Photo Gallery >>

 

Click on each image below to learn more about our awardees!
 

Distinguished Faculty Award

Kerry W. Hipps
Regents Professor
Chemistry

   

Outstanding Achievement in International Activities

Jeffrey Savage
Professor
Music

Karen Hsiao Savage
Associate Professor
Music

 
 

Excellence in Institutional Service

Lori Wiest
Professor
Music

 

Thomas E. Lutz Teaching Excellence Award

Greg Crouch
Clinical Professor
Chemistry

 

Excellence in Teaching by a Clinical Faculty Member

Joshua Bonzo
Clinical Associate Professor
Foreign Languages and Cultures

 

Faculty Peer Mentoring

R. Dave Evans
Professor
Biological Sciences

 

Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

Sian Ritchie
Clinical Assistant Professor
Biological Sciences

 

Doctoral Student Achievement Awards in Social Sciences

Joyce Lui
Psychology

 

Doctoral Student Achievement Awards in Sciences

Mitchell Friend
Chemistry

 

Master’s Student Achievement Awards in Arts

Alison Poteracke
Music

 

Outstanding Career Achievement

Barry Hewlett
Professor
Anthropology

 

Early Career Achievement

Ashley Boyd
Assistant Professor
English

 

Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award

Lisa Guerrero
Associate Professor
Critical Culture, Gender, and Race Studies

 

William F. Mullen Memorial Teaching Award

Julie Anne Wieck
Associate Professor
Music

 

Excellence in Teaching by an Instructor

Kara Whitman
Instructor
Environment

 

Excellence in Graduate Advising and Mentoring

Erica Crespi
Associate Professor
Biological Sciences

 

Administrative Professional Outstanding Career Achievement

Patricia Thorsten-Mickelson
Finance/Personnel Manager
Wilson-Short Service Center

 

Civil Service Early Career Achievement

Jayda Spong
Instructional Support Technician
Chemistry

 

Staff Peer Mentoring

Sophia Hutton
Administrative Manager
Environment

 

Master’s Student Achievement Awards: Humanities

Amanda Hussein
Foreign Languages and Cultures

 

Excellence in Teaching by a Graduate Student

Angel Romero Olivera
Foreign Languages and Cultures

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