The Tufts Center for Engineering Education and Outreach (CEEO) congratulates two of its members, Sara Wilner-Giwerc and Kristen Wendell, for their achievements. They are both the recipients of awards from Tufts University including the 2020 Tufts University School of Engineering Award for Outstanding Graduate Contributor to Engineering Education and the Henry and Madeline Fischer Award.
Sara Willner-Giwerc is the recipient of the 2020 Tufts University School of Engineering Award for Outstanding Graduate Contributor to Engineering Education for her contributions to academic performance, research, student leadership, community service, and undergraduate education at Tufts.
She also received the Tufts University Presidential Award for Civic Life for her service, leadership, civic engagement, and contributions to STOMP (Student Teacher Outreach Mentorship Program).
Kristen Wendell is the recipient of the Henry and Madeline Fischer Award. This award is given to a faculty member of the School of Engineering judged by graduating seniors of the School of Engineering to be “Engineering’s Teacher of the Year.” The recipient will have demonstrated teaching excellence, inspired and motivated students to rise to their best, and left them a lasting and gratifying memory of a special teacher and a profound intellectual experience.