March 20, 2000
Biophysical Society has awarded Lydia Gregoret, assistant professor of chemistry
and biochemistry, the Margaret Oakley Dayhoff Award for 2000. The award honors the
memory of Margaret Dayhoff, former president of the Biophysical Society, professor
of biophysics at Georgetown University, and director of research at the National
Biomedical Research Foundation.
Associate professor of theater arts Danny Scheie has been nominated for a Bay Area Critic's Circle Award in directing and also recently received the Dean Goodman Award for his production of As Bees in Honey Drown at Theatreworks in Mountain View. This winter Scheie revived his hit production of Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors (originally produced by Shakespeare Santa Cruz) at Berkeley's Aurora Theatre Company to critical acclaim. The production also featured UCSC alumna Susannah Schulman.