Thomas Bennett Student Enrichment Memorial Awards

Bennett Award 2013_smallerOn March 6th, 2013, a small award ceremony was held in the CHBE building to celebrate the recipients of the Thomas Bennett Student Enrichment Memorial Awards in Chemical and Biological Engineering. Thomas was an accomplished alumnus of the Chemical and Biological Engineering Department, graduating in 2007. During his time at UBC, he made a positive and lasting impression on students, staff, and faculty in the Faculty of Applied Science, many of whom were devastated by his untimely death in a tragic mountain climbing accident on April 1, 2010, at the age of 26. In attendance were Gary Lee and Xinbo Cheng (award recipients), Mary Kenny (Tom’s mother), Lori Tanaka, Dr. Naoko Ellis and Dr. Jim Lim, as well as Gladys Conroy, Andrea Walus, and Oliver Zihlmann from APSC Development Office.
More information about the Thomas Bennett awards can be found here.

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