The following is brought to us by ABJ Extra September 12, 2014
DAVIS--Diane Ullman, a professor and longtime administrator at the University of California, Davis who was heavily involved in art-science fusion projects in her department's honey bee garden--one of her many activities--has been named the 2014 recipient of the Entomological Society of America's distinguished achievement award in teaching.
This is the highest honor that the 7000-member ESA presents to its outstanding teachers. Ullman earlier was named the recipient of the outstanding teaching award from the Pacific Branch of ESA.
The Haagen-Dazs Honey Bee Haven, located on Bee Biology Road, next to the Harry H. Laidlaw Jr. Honey Bee Research Facility at UC Davis, is a half-acre garden.
Read about her Art/Science Fusion Program (which has drawn national and international attention, including aTEDx talk.
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