The David L. Underwood Memorial Lecture Award recipient is announced each spring during National Library Week in April. The recipient is a STLCC-Florissant Valley faculty member or staff person who emulates the values of David Underwood who served the campus as Dean of Instruction from 1967 to 1975. The awardee presents a lecture to the campus during the week preceding the beginning of the fall term, known as Service Week. See Award Background and Criteria.
Sharon North, 45th Underwood Memorial Lecture Award Recipient, Announced April 27, 2020
COVID-19 prompted digital recognition of the outstanding educator, normally announced on campus during National Library Week in April. Professor North's Underwood Memorial Lecture, "The Art of Mathematics," was held in the Terry M. Fischer Theatre with limited and socially distanced seating on December 4, 2020 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. The Lecture was live-streamed and recorded. Use the link provided under the Awardees and lectures page on this guide. Sharon's slides, transcript, and Locations for a Mathematical Tour of St. Louis and map is also provided.
Elizabeth Perkins, campus president, Steve Ehlen, supervisor of the technology learning center,
and Steve White, STEMB dean, April 10, 2019
Mrs. Annabelle Underwood and Cathy Underwood Herman with Carol Hake (kneeling)
April 10, 2018
Provost Elizabeth Perkins and
April 10, 2018
Cathy Herman Underwood and Mrs. Annabelle Underwood with Janice Nesser-Chu,
April 11, 2017
Mrs. Annabelle Underwood with Cindy Campbell,
April 14, 2016
Paul Higdon with Mrs. Annabelle Underwood