J. Carl Welty Honors Award in Biology
Awarded to students whose services or accomplishments most enhance the department each year. Established as a memorial by friends, students, and admirers of Professor Welty, who taught biology for 32 years and continued active support of the college after he retired in 1967. Author of The Life of Birds, he was also a valuable member of the ornithological community.
Recipients: Olivia Ruffins