At the Department’s annual fall picnic last Friday, two graduate students were awarded Arnold Guyot Teaching Prizes for their work as Assistants in Instruction. The awards recognize excellence in instruction, contribution to curriculum, and overall contribution to the teaching mission of the Department.
In early spring, the University of Florida (UF) awarded Knox Taylor Professor of Geosciences Dr. Samuel Philander an Honorary Doctor of Marine Science degree. Dr. Philander accepted his award at the University’s commencement ceremony held at the USF Sun Dome on Sat. May 7, 2016.