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W. Cullen Sherwood

PhD, Lehigh University
MA, University of Virginia
BA, University of Virginia



Dr. Cullen Sherwood left the University of Virginia to join the geology faculty of Madison College in 1971. Dr. Sherwood has always been highly respected by his students and his peers for his instructions at any level, from General Geology and Physical Geology, to Geochemistry, Soils and Engineering Geology. This endowment was recently established in honor of Dr. Sherwood by Geology Alumni.  It is an annual award made to an undergraduate student with a commitment to pursuing a geology focused career.


Scholarship Recipients

  • 2014: Brandon Euker, Rose McGroarty, and Max Showalter
  • 2013: Kathryn McConahy
  • 2012: Victoria Stempniewicz