Distinction in Teaching recipients for EPS-taught classes

September 21, 2018

Please join us in congratulating several of our TFs, TAs, and CAs from the Spring 2018 semester who were recently announced as recipients of the Harvard University Certificate of Distinction in Teaching from the Bok Center! This certificate is awarded to teaching fellows, teaching assistants, and course assistants who earn an overall score of 4.5 out of 5.0 or higher (with a minimum of five evaluations) on the Q evaluations completed by students in their courses. Recipients will be honored by the Bok Center at two receptions in October. Thank you to all of...

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Jim Rice Awarded 2018 Mindlin Medal

June 6, 2018

Please join us in congratulating Jim Rice for being awarded the 2018 Mindlin Medal by the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  Quoting from the ASCE website "This medal is named for Raymond D. Mindlin, Ph.D., M.ASCE who was a Professor at Columbia University and who is best known for pioneering contributions to applied mechanics" and is given in "recognition of outstanding research contributions to applied solid mechanics". Another...

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Hoopes Prize Recipients

May 9, 2018

Please join us in congratulating the following EPS concentrators for being awarded Hoopes Prizes to recognize their theses.

Quoting from the Hoopes Prize web site "the fund provides undergraduate prizes to be given for the purpose of "promoting, improving, and enhancing the quality of education . . . in literary, artistic, musical, scientific, historical, or other academic subjects made part of the College curriculum under Faculty supervision and instruction, particularly by recognizing, promoting, honoring, and rewarding excellence in the work of undergraduates and their...

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Kimee Moore Receives GSAS Merit Fellowship

April 18, 2018

Please join us in congratulating EPS graduate student Kimee Moore who has been awarded the Graduate School’s Merit Fellowship for 2018-19 for her research proposal titled, “NASA Juno Mission at Jupiter: Searching for secular variation in Jupiter's magnetic field”. Great work Kimee!