William Christiansen Award

William Christiansen Award: presented to an outstanding graduating senior majoring in Earth & Environmental Sciences. The award is funded by donations from family and friends of Mr. Christiansen and honors his memory. He graduated from Pacific in 1967 with a Geology major and passed away unexpectedly while pursuing a graduate degree in geology at the University of California at Davis.

Recent recipients

Ashley Salazar, 2015
Christina Colburn, 2014
Kaitlyn L. Rawhouser, 2013
Christopher Brown, 2011
Kaitlen C. Colafrancesco, 2010
Anne M. Fisher, 2009
Matthew A. Galon, 2008
Sheena Styger, 2005
Rebecca Haskett, 2004
Susan Akers, 2002
Kerry Murch, 2001
Eric Brown, 2000
Wendy Naugler, 1997
Eric Carlberg, 1996
Craig Casey, 1994
Thomas McManus, 1993
Maile Seeger, 1992
Angela Desch, 1991
Christopher Hamilton, 1989
Gordon Ballentine, 1998
Anna Nathe, 1986
Pablo Marcet, 1985
Mary Ellen Kochenderfer, 1984
Anne Baker, 1983
David Lark, 1983
Sara Heideman, 1982