Tom Barstow, professor, received the College of Human Ecology Faculty Research Excellence Award in spring 2016. This award recognizes superior accomplishment in research, scholarly and creative activities, and discovery.
Craig Harms, professor, was elected vice president of the American College of Sports Medicine.
Rob Pettay, instructor, received the Putting Students First Award sponsored by the Division of Student Life at Kansas State University. The award recognizes faculty and staff who go the extra mile in advising, teaching and service to students.
David Poole, professor, received the Myers-Alford Outstanding Teaching Award in spring 2016 from the College of Human Ecology. The award was established to honor a faculty member who demonstrates outstanding ability not only in teaching undergraduate and graduate students, but also in providing valuable information to colleagues, peers and other practitioners in the field.
Stephanie Kurti, doctoral candidate, received the Kansas State University Alumni Association Graduate Award for Outstanding Academics.
Joshua Smith, doctoral candidate, received the Kansas State University Golden Key Honor Society GTA of the Year award. He also received a $5,000 doctoral research award from the American College of Sports Medicine.