School of Pharmacy announces student scholarships, employee awards

The Marshall University School of Pharmacy announced this month its student scholarship awards for the 2020-2021 academic year. Recipients of the School of Pharmacy’s new employee award program were also announced in May.

Nineteen students received the following scholarships; Four of the students received two scholarships.

  • CVS Bilingual Scholarship: Desmond Besong
  • CVS Pharmacy Scholarship: Melba Vargas
  • Fruth Pharmacy Scholarships for the School of Pharmacy: Keaton Kaplan, Shannon Morrison, Samantha Dinis
  • MU School of Pharmacy Scholarships: Nakita Bryan, Austin Howitz, Keaton Kaplan, Jonathan Nicholson, Sarah Nickel, Carly Preece, Caroline Putnam, Lakyn Wallace
  • MU School of Pharmacy Dean’s Scholarship: Shayna Follett, Sheshadri Hoque, William Mays
  • MU School of Pharmacy Leadership Scholarships: Becky Cook, Noah Dial, Sheshadri Hoque, William Mays, Taylor Riedel, Tanner Sweeney
  • Professional Development Scholarship: Shannon Morrison

School of Pharmacy Award Winners 2020The School of Pharmacy’s 2020 faculty and staff award winners are:

  • School of Pharmacy Staff Person of the Year: John Taylor, A.A.S., instructional technologist
  • School of Pharmacy Teacher of the Year: Kenneth Canipe, Pharm.D., clinical assistant professor of experiential learning
  • Dean’s Award for Excellence in Research: Timothy Long, Ph.D., associate professor, department of pharmaceutical science and research.