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Outstanding Biology Student Award

The Biological Sciences awards it's highest honor each Spring with the Outstanding Biology Student Award.

The requirements for consideration are the following:

  • Courses taken...breadth of biological study experience
  • Cumulative G.P.A.
  • Extra-curricular contributions at GRCC (dept. or otherwise)
  • Community outreach engagement
  • Leadership skills

The student is honored with recognition and a plaque at the Leadership Banquet on Campus in the Spring. In addition, their name is added to the list of Outstanding Biology Students found on the plaque on the 3rd floor of the Biological Sciences Department. 

Previous winners include:

2013/104 - Simeon Koning, Melena Grady 2013 - Brent Folsom 2012 - Kelsey Huisman, Elaine Sheikh 2011 - Alicia Freeman 2010 - Vektra L Casler 2009 - Audra L Kugel
2008 - Philip Kenyon
2007 - Scott Weiler
2006 - Matthew Ardema
2005 - Sarah Blair, Stephanie Payne, Timothy Hodgkinson
2004 - Erin Lambers
2003 - Jennifer Kaufman, Fahmy Mamuya
2002 - Jason Haybarker, Joshua VanderJagt
2001 - Katie O’Neill
2000 - Cindy Mitchell
1999 - Janel Funk
1998 - Lydia Martinez
1997 - Mary Ann Williams
1996 - Wayne Mead