The William Hesse Memorial
Award was established by friends and family in 1986 in memory of William
P. Hesse, Ph.D., professor of physics from 1977-1985 and former department head
at Randolph-Macon. It is awarded annually to a student who has made significant
contributions to the physics department through research, scholarship, or service.
2014 Recipient - Shuyan Zhan
The Watts Scholarship Fund
for Physics was established in accordance with the will of Dr. Stephen
H. Watts. It is given annually to outstanding students from the introductory physics
class who desire to purse Physics or Engineering Physics as their major.
2014-2015 Recipients - Nathan Baumbach and Josh Carter
The Dominion Fellows
Shuyan Zhan, Dan Coon, Connor Hoerr
Sigma Pi Sigma
Dr. George Spagna, Jr. (advisor), Dan Coon, Harley Marrocco, Devin Coates, Steven
Lohrey, Jacquelyn Keeney