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Weeks receives 2015-16 Graduate College Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award

_D3A3649_weeksCongratulations to Professor Dan Weeks, who has been selected as the recipient of the 2015-16 Graduate College Outstanding Faculty Mentor Award: Biological and Life Sciences.

In his nomination letter, Dr. Charles Brenner wrote “For the past 28 years Professor Weeks, an internationally known nucleic acid biochemist and developmental biologist, has demonstrated exemplary mentoring of doctoral students. His mentorship has influenced thousands of undergraduates, graduates, and medical students who have gone on to enjoy productive careers in academia, industry and policy.” He continued, “Professor Weeks has served as Director of Graduate Studies for the Department of Biochemistry for over a decade. His devotion to each and every student collectively makes our graduate program a huge success.”

Professor Weeks will be recognized at the Graduate College Outstanding Mentor Award Recognition and Reception on May 4, 2016.

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