Photo above, from left: Dr. Darcy Lonsdale with Graduate Liblit Scholar Karin Schweitzer and Michael Cahill, Chair of the Liblit Scholarship Steering Committee
The 21st annual Evan R. Liblit Scholarship/Fundraiser Breakfast took place on November 14 at the Irish Coffee Pub in East Islip.
Michael Cahill, Chair of the Liblit Scholarship Steering Committee and SoMAS Associate Dean Larry Swanson were the co-moderators. Welcome remarks were made by SoMAS Dean Paul Shepson and Stony Brook University Provost Michael Bernstein.
Claire Garfield and Courtney Stuart received the Liblit Undergraduate Awards which honor two outstanding undergraduates who demonstrate a commitment to helping solve environmental and sustainability problems.
Karin Schweitzer received the Liblit Graduate Award which supports a graduate student who demonstrates excellence in academic achievement and who is undertaking a marine, terrestrial, groundwater, atmospheric pollution-related or waste management research topic. Congratulations to all three students!