Rick Grosberg

Peter Bratt, left, with brother Benjamin on location during filming of La Mission.

An evolution professor at UC Davis, Rick Grosberg (biology '76) received the 2010 UC Davis Prize for Undergraduate Teaching and Scholarly Achievement.

Established in 1986, the prize comes with a check for $40,000, making it what is believed to be the largest cash prize of its kind in the nation. The prize was created to honor faculty who are exceptional teachers as well as scholars.