Virginia Institute of Marine Science

VIMS 2014 Student Awards

The following remarks were read by Dean and Director Dr. John Wells during VIMS' annual Awards Ceremony on May 1, 2015 to honor recipients of the 2014 Student Awards. Citations for the 2014 Service Awards are also available. You can view these photos of the award winners, as well as share them to Facebook and Twitter, via the VIMS Flickr page.

Zeigler Student Achievement Award

The Zeigler Award honors the past contributions to student needs of Dr. John Zeigler, the first SMS Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, and the continuing contributions of Mrs. Marilyn Zeigler. This year's recipient is Ms. Annie Murphy.

Best Student Paper Awards

Each year a committee of faculty and students chooses the best journal articles by VIMS graduate students. Papers are judged for scope of problem, degree of challenge, magnitude of effort, hypothesis formulation and testing, and style. This year's winner is Chris Long.