LAURELS: A Medal for Keith David Watenpaugh

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Keith David Watenpaugh, right, a professor and director of UC Davis Human Rights Studies, and Eslam Abo Alhawa, center, help Ali Almarzouki register for the Article 26 Backpack in Lebanon's Bekaa Valley. (Joe Proudman/UC Davis)

Two Big Ideas champions and a Big Ideas faculty member have received national recognition for their groundbreaking work in their respective fields. Keith David Watenpaugh is the champion of the Global Human Rights Big Idea. David Slaughter is the champion of the Smart Farm Big Idea and Allen Van Deynze serves as a faculty member alongside Slaughter.

Via UC Davis News