Neil J. Harr Memorial Outstanding Student Award

Title: Neil J. Harr Memorial Outstanding Student Award

Author: Hal Kellogg

Publication: The Outcrop, August 2001, p. 18

Each year the RMAG presents the Neil J. Harr Memorial Outstanding Student Award (known informally as the Pick Award) to the outstanding graduating senior from each of Colorado’s ten colleges and universities that offer geology degrees. Each student is selected by the faculty of his or her school on the basis of academic performance and professional promise. The awardees each receive a certificate and engraved rock hammer.

The awardees for 2001 are pictured above, left to right: Brian Musgrave, University of Northern Colorado; Tara Tafi, Colorado State University, Seth Busetti, Colorado School of Mines; Seth Cowdry, Colorado College; Corey Williams, Mesa State College: and Bryan Moravec, University of Colorado-Denver: Not pictured are John South, Adams State College; Christie Vliss, Ft. Lewis College; Valerie Morris, University of Colorado-Boulder; and Andrew Lockman, Western State College.