ESP Faculty and Staff accolades – Spring 2018

Congratulations to all the ESP faculty and staff listed below on their well-deserved University accolades this semester!

ESP FACULTY

TOM LOVEJOY

The Beck Family Medal for Excellence in Research & Scholarship Winner
https://president.gmu.edu/presidents-award/
http://esp.gmu.edu/2018/03/dr-thomas-lovejoy-is-awarded-beck-family-presidential-medal/

~~~

DANN SKLAREW

2018 OSCAR Mentoring Excellence Award Winner
https://oscar.gmu.edu/about-us/awards (not updated yet)
The Earle C. Williams Medal for Excellence in Social Impact Nomination
https://president.gmu.edu/presidents-award/
Seeds of Change Engaged Faculty Award Nomination and
Seeds of Change Outstanding Partnership Award Winner for: NOVA Outside Environmental Action Showcase
https://sail.gmu.edu/program/seeds-of-change

~~~

CYNTHIA SMITH

Seeds of Change Engaged Faculty Award Nomination and
Seeds of Change Outstanding Partnership Award Winner for: NOVA Outside Environmental Action Showcase
https://sail.gmu.edu/program/seeds-of-change

~~~

YOUNSUNG KIM

2018 Teaching Excellence Award Winner
https://stearnscenter.gmu.edu/awards/teaching-excellence-award-winners

~~~

E. CHRIS PARSONS

2018 Teachers of Distinction Award Winner
https://stearnscenter.gmu.edu/awards/teaching-excellence-award-winners

The John Toups Medal for Excellence in Teaching Nomination
https://president.gmu.edu/presidents-award/

~~~

AMY FOWLER
KIM DE MUTSERT

2018 OSCAR Summer Impact Grant recipients for:
Food web structure and the flow and fate of pharmaceutical chemicals and personal care products in a Potomac River tributary

Current SIG website: https://uge.gmu.edu/summer-impact-grants/

~~~

SUSAN CRATE

2018 Urgent Anthropology Fellowship Award Recipient
https://therai.org.uk/awards/past-awards/urgent-anthropology-past-fellows

~~~

ESP STAFF

SHARON BLOOMQUIST

February 2018 Employee of the Month
https://www2.gmu.edu/news/496036

Important Dates for Students

SPRING 2020 Semester (modified due to COVID-19)

MLK Day (university closed): Jan 20

First day of classes: Jan 21

Spring Break (extended): Mar 9-20

Dissertation/Thesis Deadline: May 8

Last day of classes: May 11

Reading Day(s): May 12

Final Exam Period: May 13-20

University Commencement: May 22 (tentative)

COVID-19 DATE CHANGES – For the complete modified spring calendar, see https://registrar.gmu.edu/calendars/spring-2020/ and for latest COVID-19 updates, see: https://www2.gmu.edu/coronavirus