WISE member, Sarah Wegwerth, received the 2016 John Bowers Excellence in Teaching Assistance Award in the College of Science and Engineering (CSE) for her outstanding work as the head organic teaching assistant. In honor of her exceptional teaching, Sarah received a commemorative sculpture and a $1,000 financial award. She will be honored next week at the CSE awards reception, held on Friday, May 13.
Sarah has been head organic TA since 2014 and her commitment to excellence in teaching was also recognized in 2012-13, when she received the Outstanding Teaching Assistant award. She is currently a fifth-year graduate student working with Professor Christopher Douglas.