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Stanford Report, January 17, 2001
Spicer awarded AAAS' Lifetime Mentor Award

William E. Spicer, the Stanford W. Ascherman Professor of Engineering, Emeritus, has been awarded a 2000 Lifetime Mentor Award by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. The annual award honors individuals who have guided significant numbers of underrepresented students, primarily women and minorities, toward a doctorate in the sciences. Cited as an "exceptional mentor," Spicer also was honored for his scholarship and community-building efforts.