UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
Kelly Cain, professor of plant and earth science, was named Distinguished Teacher for 1994. Cain becomes the 31st recipient of the most prestigious award presented by the university to recognize excellence in fulfilling UWRF's primary mission of undergraduate education. Selection for the award is through polling of graduating seniors and recent graduates..
"Kelly is a hard worker who puts a lot of effort into his classes," plant and earth science Chair Bob Baker said. "Outside the classroom he gives his students field opportunities which enhances their education. His students find him approachable; a real human being and someone they can identify with. It's an honor to have him on our staff; he's a very valuable member of the department."