Date: May 27, 2015
Nominated by: Lori Russell
Accomplishment: Kari worked diligently toward meeting the department's goal of increasing the number of master's students applying and enrolling in the Fall 2015. Optics is expecting 30 MS students in the Fall of 2015. Kari created and facilitated an online virtual visit for prospective students as well as a strategic plan for recruiting. Well done Kari!
Benefit to the Hajim School: Meeting the department's goal of increasing the master's population is beneficial to the department. Master's student's provide tuition and additional TA support to the undergrad population.