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Andy Tadd receives college teaching award

Tadd is the College of Engineering’s 2017-18 Thomas M. Sawyer, Jr. Teaching Award recipient. | Short Read
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IMAGE:  Andrew Tadd, lecturer in chemical engineering

Andrew Tadd, a lecturer in the Department of Chemical Engineering, is the College of Engineering’s 2017-18 Thomas M. Sawyer, Jr. Teaching Award recipient. The award honors non tenure-track faculty who have demonstrated sustained excellence in instruction and guidance at the undergraduate levels.

Tadd received his PhD in chemical engineering from U-M in 2006 and continued as a postdoctoral fellow before joining the department’s staff in 2007 as an assistant research scientist. In recent years, he has taught ChE 343, Separation Processes; ChE 431, Engineering Statistics and Problem Solving; and the senior design course, ChE 487.

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BepiColombo approaching Mercury. Credit: European Space Agency

U-M researchers to help unravel Mercury, solar system mysteries

In ESA's BepiColombo mission, an examination of the particles in Mercury's upper atmosphere will shed light on what the planet is made of. | Medium Read