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Eugenie Scott Awarded Medal
Eugenie C. Scott, the executive director of the National Center for Science Education, has been awarded the Public Welfare Medal from the National Academy of Sciences. In a ceremony on April 25, Ms. Scott accepted the medal on behalf of her organization, which she described as a small, underfunded, understaffed, nonprofit laboring to defend the teaching of evolution.
Vol. 29, Issue 31, Page 5Published in Print: May 12, 2010, as Eugenie Scott Awarded Medal