D.W. Brooks Awards and Lecture
2014 Lecture and Reception
The 2014 D.W. Brooks Lecture is scheduled for Tuesday, November 4 at 11:00 a.m. in the Mahler Auditorium, UGA Hotel and Conference Center, Athens, Ga. Prior to the lecture, a reception will be held in the Hill Atrium beginning at 10:00 a.m.
The lecture and reception are free to attend. All UGA faculty, staff and students are invited.
This year's speaker is Ambassador Kenneth M. Quinn, president of the World Food Prize Foundation and former U.S. Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia.
2013 Award Winners
The D.W. Brooks award winners for 2013 were announced by J. Scott Angle, Dean and Director of the UGA College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences.
The 2013 D.W. Brooks winners, from left to right, include Chris McKenzie, UGA Poultry Research Center feed mill supervisor; Sammy Aggrey, professor of poultry science; Steve Stice, director of the Regenerative Bioscience Center, represented by his wife Tracey Stice; James Jacobs, Extension agent for Pierce and Ware counties; John Rema, research technician in crop and soil sciences; Georgi Austin, business manager in crop and soil sciences; Clint Waltz, Extension turfgrass specialist in crop and soil sciences; Terry Centner, professor in agricultural and applied economics; Yao-wen Huang, professor of food science and technology; and William Graves, professor of animal and dairy science.