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2014 Celebration of Student Excellence
The Facutly of Mathematics and Sciences’ 2014 Celebration of Student Excellence began with a dinner attended by award recipients and award donors. Dr. Ejaz Ahmed, Dean of the Faculty welcomed everyone present. He spoke of his delight that invitations were accepted and his joy to see everyone present. This occasion, he noted, allowed opportunity for our donors and student recipients to meet each other and get acquainted. For those students who retained their awards for a second time, he noted, the evening was another occasion for the donor and student to meet again.
Dr. Ahmed acknowledged a few of his colleagues at Brock University who attended the celebration. Dr. Hichem Ben-El-Mechaiekh, the Faculty’s Associate Dean of Undergraduate Programs and the evening’s Master of Ceremonies. Dr. Alan Castle, the Faculty’s Associate Dean of Research & Graduate Program; Peter McKinley, the Interim Executive Director of Alumni & Development and Michelle Kerr, the Director of Development.
Following the dinner, eight hundred and fifteen awards were distributed. Following are the titles of the awards: 25th Anniversary Scholarship in Mathematics and Science, 40th Anniversary Tribute Award, A. Stoddard Jones Scholarship, Alumni CCOVI Scholarship, Alumni Scholarships, Art Bicknell Scholarship in Mathematics, Athletic Excellence Award, Bertha and Bernard Harrison Living Legacy Scholarship in Mathematics and Science, Betty and Gordon Vallee Scholarship in Biology, Branscombe Family Foundation (OSOTF) Scholarship, Brian Parker Memorial Award, Brock Alumni Honours Scholarship, Brock Alumni Honours Scholarship, Brock Entrance Scholars Award, Brock International Baccalaureate (IB) Scholars Awards, Brock Leaders Citizenship Award, Brock Returning Scholars Award, Brock Scholars Renewal, Brock University - Science Fair Scholarship, Brock University - Science Mentorship Award, Brock University Caribou Mathematics Competition Scholarship, Bruce Lidsten Memorial Prize, Burgoyne Family Scholarship, Burman Love Family Award, Chateau des Charmes Wines Scholarship, Colin Plint Scholarship, Dean's Honour List - Year Four, Dean's Honour List - Year One, Dean's Honour List - Year Three, Dean's Honour List - Year Two, Domenica and Andy Panko Scholarship in Oenology and Viticulture, Donna Vukmanic Memorial Award, Dr. Alan Earp Alumni Scholarship, Dr. David Moule Award, E A Cherniak Founders Prize in Chemistry, Edhorn Prize in Paleontology, Faculty of Mathematics and Science Alumni Bursary, Former Employees of John Deere Welland Works Scholarship, Gail I. Neff Award: Chemistry Demonstrator of the Year, General Motors of Canada Brock Scholars Award, Goldsmith-Wyatt Mathematics and Science Scholarship, Hatch Award, Ian D. Beddis Family Scholarship, Invest in Quality Scholarship, J.P. Bickell Foundation Entrance Scholarship, Jackson-Triggs Scholarship, Jill and Ian Brindle Perfeci Perseverantia Experimental Sciences Award, John and Kathleen Jackson Award, John and May Ella Houghton Scholarship, John W. Bean and Kathryn Bean Becker Scholarship in Mathematics and Science, Kenneth Frederick White Memorial Scholarship, Lars and Alberta Marston Firing Scholarship in Biotechnology, Lloyd and Norma Edwards Scholarship, Lubrizol Canada Ltd. Scholarship, M.J. ("Mel") Farquharson Scholarship, Meridian Credit Union Scholarship, Niagara Regional Chair's Scholarship, Ontario Paper Thorold Foundation Scholarship in Science, Ontario Wine Society Prize in Oenology and Viticulture, Peter Peach Memorial Award, Professor H.L. Holland Award in Biotechnology, Professor Yousef Haj-Ahmad Scholarship in Biotechnology, Ralph and Eleanor Misener Award, Roy Cairns Scholarship, Royal Bank Scholarship, Scientifically Yours Award, Sheaffe Hall Award, Society of Chemical Industry Merit Award (Biotechnology), Sophie Gampel Memorial Scholarship, Sullivan Mahoney Scholarship, Technology Group (Machine and Electronic Shop) Scholarship, Terry and Sue White Mathematics and Science Scholarship, Tomorrows Teachers Award, Walker Brothers Award, William and Lorraine McNally Scholarship.