Dr. Sarah Balcom awarded "Outstanding Faculty Member"

AGNR's Outstanding Faculty Member Award given to ANSC's Dr. Sarah Balcom

May 8, 2020

The AGNR Dean's Student Advisory Council awarded Dr. Sarah Balcom an Outstanding Faculty Member award on May 7 at the Ag Council-DSAC Spring Banquet on Zoom. Dr. Balcom is a Senior Lecturer and the Director of the Undergraduate program in Animal and Avian Sciences who has been with the department since 2010. She is also a Woodrow Wilson Fellow. With this award, students acknowledged her excellence in teaching and preparing students for careers after UMD. Students have especially appreciated her efforts during the COVID-19 upheaval and the abrupt transition to online learning.