Dr. Keith S. Delaplane,
Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE), 2014
Dr. Delaplane honored with the Most Excellent Order
of the British Empire
British Ambassador to the United States Sir Peter Westmacott presented UGA's Keith Delaplane, Professor & Walter B. Hill Fellow, with the honor on behalf of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Feb. 11 at the British Embassy in Washington, D.C.
"This is an honor I never saw coming," Delaplane responded, "I am grateful to Great Britain and her people for the many rich experiences they have given me, both professionally and personally. I hope this recognition signals many more years of collaboration between bee scientists across the pond."
View from across the pond, (topic: Varroa mites), related article by Dr. Delaplane.