Biology Alumni Wins Teaching Award

Laura Howell McCreery

Laura Howell McCreery (Class of 2003) was honored with an Excellence in Science Teaching Award for the Life Sciences from the Iowa Academy of Science in April, 2010. 

Ms. McCreery teaches at Davenport High School, and she earned her M.S. of Biology degree in May 2009 from Western Illinois University. 

As part of her Master of Science work, she published a paper on Acoustic Analysis of Underwater Vocalizations from Crabeater Seals (Lobodon carcinophagus).