December 19, 2003
Faculty and staff honors
Jay T. Akridge, professor of agricultural economics and director of Purdue's Center for Food and Agricultural Business, has been selected as one of two North Central regional recipients of the United States Department of Agriculture-National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges Food and Agriculture Sciences Excellence in Teaching Award. He received a stipend of $2,000 to be used for the improvement of teaching at Purdue.
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