Dr. Jeanetta Sims ('93) was recently named a DaVinci Fellow by The DaVinci Institute, Oklahoma's Creativity Think Tank. Dr. Sims is the dean of the University of Central Oklahoma Jackson College of Graduate Studies. The award recognizes higher education faculty whose accomplishments have made a major contribution to their academic disciplines. Sims is recognized for her efforts in developing an interdisciplinary, student research program called Diverse Student Scholars. She will receive a grant to apply toward the project titled, "Maximizing Diverse Student Scholars to Build an Undergraduate Research Viral Ecosystem." You can read more about Dr. Sims and this recognition here.
Congratulations, Dr. Sims! We are so proud of you and all of the amazing work you have done to receive this well-deserved recognition.