UCI Alumni Association to Bestow its Highest Honors

The UCI Alumni Association will honor Dr. Marlene Godoy ’76 along with Professor Anthony A. James ’73, Ph.D. ’79, the Donald Bren Professor of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, at the 2017 Lauds & Laurels Award Ceremony this spring. Dr. Godoy will receive the Distinguished Alumni Award, in recognition of her many years of service to UCI and the Biological Sciences School, including the creation of the M. Marlene Godoy Endowed Student Award. Professor James will receive the Outstanding Faculty Achievement Award, in part, for his creation of a revolutionary malaria resistant mosquito.