The Benedum Distinguished Scholars Showcase recognizes the high caliber of research and scholarly activity of identified Benedum Distinguished Scholars. This event is scheduled for Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the Mountainlair Blue Ballroom from 5 to &:00 PM.
This year's event is a collaborative showcase highlighting each of the scholars' work followed by a moderated discussion. The showcase is intended to attract a multidisciplinary audience of students, faculty and community members, adding value to the larger conversation and celebration of the scholars' significant contributions. This year the following individuals will be recognized for their outstanding work: Duncan Lorimer PhD in the area of Physical Sciences and Technology, Peter Schaeffer, PhD in the area of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Bernard Schreurs, PhD in the area of Biosciences and Health Sciences, and Janice Spleth PhD in the area of Humanities and the Arts. This event is sponsored by the WVU Office of the Provost.