The National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) has conferred its prestigious
Fellow status on Ramona F. Oswald, professor of family studies in the Department of Human
Development and Family Studies at the University of Illinois and the
director of graduate studies.
Gray named honorary member of entomological society
University of Illinois entomologist Michael Gray was recently named an honorary member of the Entomological Society of America (ESA). Membership acknowledges those who have served ESA for at least 20 years through significant involvement in the affairs of the society that has reached an extraordinary level. Gray is a professor and assistant dean in the Department of Crop Sciences and Extension at U of I. He is internationally recognized for his research and extension programs on management of the western corn rootworm.
Neal Merchen named ASAS Fellow in Administration
Neal Merchen, Associate Dean for Research and the Director of the Experiment Station in the College of ACES, has been named a Fellow in the administration category of the American Society of Animal Science.