Jay Bhatt Honored with Learning Partner Award
Liaison librarian for engineering, Jay Bhatt, was awarded the Learning Partner Award from the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems on Saturday, June 14, 2014. The award was given during the 2014 commencement and honors celebration which focused on ‘interdisciplinary frontiers.'
The Learning Partners Award honors a member of the Drexel community who has enhanced faculty and students within The School in their interdisciplinary learning and played a key role in their success in the classroom, laboratory or research projects.
As the Libraries' liaison for both the School of Biomedical Engineering and the College of Engineering, Jay Bhatt iartners with a high number of students and faculty to teach information literacy skills, provide up-to-date engineering resources and engage in research.
Other award recipients included Elisabeth Van Bockstaele, PhD, founding dean of the DUCOM School of Biomedical Sciences and Professional Studies and Donna DeCarolis, PhD, dean of the Close School of Entrepreneurship for their partnership work in the frontiers of biomedical services and entrepreneurship.