College Events

The College of Natural and Health Sciences hold many recognition events yearly. Below are some highlights from our student recognition events and faculty and staff.

Student Recognition Events

Academic Scholar Awards

On Sunday, April 17, 2016, 73 NHS undergraduate students were honored at the NHS Academic Scholar Awards for their outstanding scholarship, leadership skills, and their promise for the future in their program. Students were nominated by faculty for this prestigious award and were recognized among their peers, faculty and administration at the University Center in the Pikes Peak Ballroom at 2:00 PM.

Student scholars from Biological Sciences

Student scholars from Biological Sciences

Student scholars from Chemistry and Biochemistry

Student scholars from Chemistry and Biochemistry

Student scholars from Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Student scholars from Earth and Atmospheric Sciences

Student scholars from Audiology and Speech-Language Sciences

Student scholars from Audiology and Speech-Language Sciences

Student scholars from Human Services

Student scholars from Human Services

Student scholars from Nutrition and Dietetics

Student scholars from Nutrition and Dietetics

Student scholars from Recreation, Tourism and Hospitality

Student scholars from Recreation, Tourism and Hospitality

Student scholars from Mathematical Sciences

Student scholars from Mathematical Sciences

Student scholars from Nursing

Student scholars from Nursing

Student scholars from Physics and Astronomy

Student scholars from Physics and Astronomy

Student scholars from Athletic Training

Student scholars from Athletic Training

Student scholars from Exercise Science

Student scholars from Exercise Science

Student scholars from PE K-12

Student scholars from PE K-12

Dean Gregg with the Student and Alumni Speakers

Dean Gregg with the Student and Alumni Speakers

Student Research Celebration

The College of Natural and Health Sciences’ (NHS) Student Research Celebration honors noteworthy research by NHS undergraduate and graduate students as well as exemplary research mentoring by NHS Faculty. Fundraising associated with the event benefits the NHS Student Research Fund. NHS would like to extend congratulations to all of the poster presenters, student speakers, and faculty mentor honorees. We would like to send a very special thank you to all the poster and table sponsors. View the program here to see a complete list of participants. 

All Students presenting posters for the 12th Annual Student Research Celebration

Student Research Celebration

All Students presenting posters for the 12th Annual Student Research Celebration

Sport and Exercise Science Major with her poster

Student Research Celebration

Sport and Exercise Science Major with her poster

Physics and Astronomy Students displaying his (left) robot and research

Student Research Celebration

Physics and Astronomy Students displaying his (left) robot and research

Students from Roosevelt High School presenting their research

Student Research Celebration

Students from Roosevelt High School presenting their research

Advisory Board Members and Sport and Exercise Science majors

Student Research Celebration

Advisory Board Members and Sport and Exercise Science majors

Provost Wacker, President Norton, Dean Gregg, and Associate Dean Smith with student speakers and faculty mentors

Student Research Celebration

Provost Wacker, President Norton, Dean Gregg, and Associate Dean Smith with student speakers and faculty mentors

President Norton with advisory board members

Student Research Celebration

President Norton with advisory board members

Provost Wacker and an advisory board member with a Chemistry and Biochemistry student

Student Research Celebration

Provost Wacker and an advisory board member with a Chemistry and Biochemistry student

FACULTY AND STAFF RECOGNITION EVENTS

Spring Kickoff and College Award Ceremony

The College of Natural and Health Sciences hosts meetings throughout the academic year to pass along important college and university information as well as recognize faculty and staff accomplishments.  Recipients of the College’s awards were recognized during the spring college-wide meeting. 

NHS Group Award Winners

NHS College Award Winners

(Top Left) Kyle Bolen, Alan Morse, Rob Reinsvold, Alena Clark, Mellany Archer, Dean Ellen Gregg,(Bottom Left) Associate Dean Smith, Matthew Semak, Scott Douglas (Not Shown: Gulden Karakok and Katie Morrison)

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Alena Clark (School of Human Sciences)

Recipient of the NHS Excellence in Service Award

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Kyle Bolen (School of Sport and Exercise Science)

Recipient of the NHS Excellence in Advising Award

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Scott Douglas (School of Sport and Exercise Science)

Recipient of the NHS Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award

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Rob Reinsvold (School of Biological Sciences)

Recipient of the NHS Excellence in Leadership Award

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Mellany Archer (School of Nursing)

Recipient of the NHS Outstanding Staff Award

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Matthew Semak (Dept. of Physics and Astronomy)

Recipient of the NHS Faculty Research Mentor: Undergraduate Level Award

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Alan Morse (School of Sport and Exercise Science)

Recipient of the NHS Faculty Research Mentor: Graduate Level Award