MCDB Senior Awards
The 2009 Graduating Seniors and Student Awards
The Robert L. Sinsheimer Award in Molecular Biology
This award was initiated in 1997 through the generosity of Professor Robert Sinsheimer, a distinguished Biochemist and Molecular Biologist and former University of California Chancellor, to recognize the graduating seniors in the department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology with the highest academic performances in the core courses of the specialized Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology majors.
The Jean Devlin Memorial Award in Pharmacology
Awarded to the graduating senior in the Department of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology with the highest overall academic performance in the core courses of the Pharmacology Major. This award was initiated in memory of Jean Devlin, a Pharmacologist who was instrumental in the development of the Pharmacology Major at UCSB, the first such major in the nation.
MCDB Distinction in the Major
For outstanding undergraduate research. Individual departments and programs in the College of Letters and Science grant this academic award to students of departmental honors programs who complete a senior honors project or thesis with distinction.
The Stipanich Undergraduate Research Scholar Award
This award was initiated in 2002 through the generosity of the Stipanich Family, whose son graduated as a Biology Major at UCSB. It is awarded to MCDB undergraduate students who carry out summer research with a MCDB Faculty member.
Outstanding Senior Biology Peer Advisor (Interdepartmental Award)
For excellence in peer advising undergraduate biology major students
Mortar Board Award
This award goes to the graduating senior(s) who has the highest total UCSB cumulative gpa in the graduating class.
Colville and Dearborn Award
The Francis Colville and Terry Dearborn Memorial Award is for outstanding academic achievement as an honors student majoring in the sciences.
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