TAF Teaching Award for Mathematics presented to Vaughn at LSU University College Spring Awards reception

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South
Dr. Dottie H. Vaughn of Plaquemine is shown receiving a Tiger Athletic Foundation Teaching Award for Mathematics from TAF Development Coordinator Brittany Ernest.

BATON ROUGE – LSU University College presented its annual "Celebration of Excellence" Spring Awards Reception on Wednesday, March 20, at The Club at LSU Union Square. University College awarded $49,250 through 54 scholarships, $9,500 through nine LSU faculty teaching awards and one LSU Advisor of the Year Award.

"One of the highlights of each academic year is for University College to reward outstanding academic achievement with the various scholarships and awards we have available through gifts from our benefactors," said Paul Ivey, executive director of LSU University College. "Our Spring 2013 'Celebration of Excellence' ceremony provided us the opportunity to publicly recognize these high academic achievers within our college."

University College salutes these deserving LSU students and faculty in succeeding in their academic achievements, and expresses our gratitude to parents and friends for their continued support.

Faculty awards

Tiger Athletic Foundation Teaching Award

Patrick Kolniak, Chemistry

Ann H. Martin, English

Steven Pomarico, Biology

Amy Potter, Geography

Kerry Sauley, Business Management

Dottie Vaughn, Mathematics

E. William Wischusen, Biology

Since 1933, LSU University College has served as the portal of entry for students enrolled at LSU. Academic and personal success is the hallmark of a well-rounded student, and University College provides a foundation of support services for students beginning their academic careers at LSU.