Student Awards!

April 3, 2015

CarmargosRazuri[4/3/2015] Congratulations to Ernesto and Lucas (Luis Ernesto Rázuri Gonzales and Lucas Marques de Camargos)of the Holzenthal Lab, who each received a $600 "Systematics Fund" student endowment award from the Society of Freshwater Science in recognition of their research in taxonomy of aquatic insects.  In addition, Ernesto was just awarded a Walter H. Judd International Graduate & Professional Fellowship worth $2500 from the Global Programs and Strategy Alliance of the University of Minnesota. Ernesto will use his award to do field work in Ecuador this summer. Finally, Lucas was selected to participate in the Darwin Scholars Programme sponsored by the Field Studies Council, London, England. He received a of £625 fellowship to cover tuition and housing to attend a series of workshops in England this August on biodiversity conservation and field methods.