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Eugenie Scott Awarded Medal

By Mary-Ellen Phelps Deily — May 11, 2010 1 min read
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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.

A version of this article appeared in the May 12, 2010 edition of Education Week as Eugenie Scott Awarded Medal

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