UFCD Students Recognized for Excellence

Yue "Maggie" Wang
Maggie Wang stands with her poster presentation at the IADR/AADR annual meeting.

Dental juniors Lindsay Ringdahl and David Yates are the college’s 2007 Hinman Scholars. Ringdahl and Yates received their $3,000 cash awards during the March Hinman Dental Society meeting in Atlanta, Ga.

Dental senior Sanjie Jackson was honored with a Multicultural Award by the UF dean of students office during the April awards ceremony. Jackson was recognized with the award for her academic excellence and student leadership activities.

Dental senior Maggie Novy is the recipient of the 2007 American Dental Education Association/Listerine® Preventive Dentistry Scholarship. The $2,500 scholarship award was presented during the March ADEA annual meeting held in New Orleans, La.

Freshman dental student Yue “Maggie” Wang received a $3,000 American Association of Dental Research (AADR) research fellowship, which is intended to encourage the recipient to consider a career in oral health research. The AADR awarded 19 research fellowships to dental students nationwide during the association’s March meeting in New Orleans, La.