Florencia Henshaw has been named as a recipient of the 2019 LAS Academic Professional Award. The LAS Academic Professional Award honors academic professionals for their outstanding contributions to their home unit, the college, and the campus by advancing the mission of teaching, research, and public service of our institution. The award is well deserved, given the recognition that Florencia has received in her professional field with her publications, participation in professional societies, committee work and her dedication to our Department. The fact that only up to three awards are made annually speaks to her outstanding record of excellence in all aforementioned areas. Congratulations Florencia!