Awards and Honors

The Prestage Department of Poultry Science faculty, staff and students are award-winning innovators in research, teaching, service and Extension outreach. They are recognized by CALS, NC State and national and international organizations and institutions.

Faculty and Staff Awards

2020

  • Vickie Hedgpeth was recognized by NC State University and Eastman Chemical Company with an award for leadership in safety.
  • Elaine Bohórquez was a finalist winner of the Most Innovative Educator Award at Top Hat’s Engage 2020.

2019

2018

2017

Student Awards

2020

  • Andrea Rubio received the first John Thomas Brake Memorial Poultry Science Graduate Endowment Award.
  • Katherine Cupo was awarded the Embrex Award for Excellence for 2020-21.
  • Katherine Cupo won the SPSS Student Award in Pathology at the 2020 IPPE.
  • Brittany Wall received a Certificate of Excellence at the 2020 IPPE.
  • The Poultry Science Club won Club of the Year at the 2020 IPPE.

2019

2018

2017