DMC director recognized for public service, media report

Boothbay Register and Wiscasset Newspaper published a University of Maine Darling Marine Center news release about the center’s director being recognized for public service. Heather Leslie received the Outstanding Public Service Award from UMaine’s College of Natural Sciences, Forestry, and Agriculture. The award was presented at the college’s annual Celebration of Excellence. “Exemplary teaching, research and public service leadership provide the cornerstones on which our students’ experiences and our ability to transform discovery into solutions are founded,” said Fred Servello, the college’s dean. “Leslie’s outstanding work embodies the distinction and impact made by the college’s faculty and its role as a part of Maine’s public research university.”