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Cohen wins inaugural mentoring award

Robert E. Cohen
Robert E. Cohen
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Robert E. Cohen, the St. Laurent Professor of Chemical Engineering and co-director of the DuPont-MIT Alliance, has been selected as the first recipient of the Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising. Established by Capers (who earned a master's degree in engineering from MIT in 1976) and Marion McDonald, this award is presented to a faculty member in the School of Engineering, who, through tireless efforts to engage minds, elevate spirits and stimulate high quality work, has advanced the professional and personal development of students and colleagues.

A version of this article appeared in MIT Tech Talk on April 11, 2007 (download PDF).

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