Professor Pilar Martínez-Quiroga has been recognized with the LAS Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching by Instructional Staff. Only one annual award is given in this category. This award is given to Specialized Faculty in the College for their sustained excellence in undergraduate teaching, positive impact on undergraduate student learning and innovative approaches to undergraduate teaching. This a well-deserved award that recognizes Pilar’s outstanding trajectory as a one of the finest instructors in the College. Her contributions to this important mission of our university is well documented in our Department as she is consistently praised by all the students she teaches as a professor who has had a great impact in their academic careers. Congratulations Pilar!