Professional & Academic Award of Excellence
The Professional and Academic Award has been established to promote and recognize excellence in job performance among P&A personnel in the Department of Plant Pathology.
2017 Recipient: Kristen Cooper
Cooper supports the information needs of the entire Department, including faculty, staff, visiting scholars, and students. She is essential to the departmental mission in teaching and research. In fact, Cooper is an active participant in student orientation, getting them set up with appropriate reference management tools right away. She has also become known for her dynamic and lively seminars on using library databases and best practices for creating scientific posters.