Alumni News: Dr. Sarah Bergeron receives prestigious teaching award

Dr. Sarah Bergeron, Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Nicholls State University, was named the Louisiana Science Teachers Association William Craig Outstanding University Education Award winner for 2023. 

The Louisiana Science Teachers Association instituted the William Craig Outstanding University Educator Award in memory of the late Dr. William W. Craig, a distinguished Geology Professor at the University of New Orleans. Dr. Craig’s legacy as a research scientist deeply influenced K-12 educators, making a lasting impact on the field of education. The award serves as a testament to the outstanding university faculty members who, like Dr. Craig, have significantly contributed to the development and advancement of K-12 educators.

Dr. Bergeron's advisor was Peter Rubenstein.  Read more about Dr. Bergeron and the activities that led to this award at

Congratulations Dr. Bergeron!  

Photo credit: Nicholls State University

Friday, December 1, 2023