Teaching, advising and diversity awards for faculty and staff

As one of the premiere institutions in the country offering undergraduate and graduate degrees in the agricultural and renewable natural resources, and a belief that quality of instruction, teaching and academic advising by outstanding and dedicated faculty and staff is pivotal to student learning and success and central to the education mission of the college, the College of Agricultural Sciences at Penn State University strives to recognize and promote excellence in teaching.

The College of Agricultural Sciences annually awards the Dr. William Henson Diversity Achievement Award. The award winners will receive a certificate of achievement, recognition on a permanent plaque mounted in the lobby of the Agricultural Administration Building, and a $500.00 award. The award winners will be publicly recognized at an appropriate College event, as well as, in other media formats.