Barabino awarded NOBCChE chemical engineering award
The National Organization for the Professional Advancement of Black Chemists and Chemical Engineers will present its 2018 Dr. Joseph N. Cannon Award for Excellence in Chemical Engineering to Gilda A. Barabino, dean of The City College of New York's Grove School of Engineering this fall.The award recognizes her excellent achievements in chemical engineering. Barabino is a Biomedical Engineering Society Fellow and past president.
Barabino will be honored at NOBCChE's annual awards ceremony on September 20 in Orlando, Florida, according to a City College announcement. The prize is named for NOBCChE co-founder Joseph Cannon, a noted chemical engineer and Howard University professor.
This is Barabino's second national award announced this summer. In June she received the Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring presented by the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and the National Science Foundation.