Horticutlure and Crop Science graduate student, Nathan Nordstedt, was awarded the Richard T. Meister Scholarship from the American Floral Endowment. The scholarship is for $3,900. Nathan is a Ph.D. student studying molecular biology of floriculture crops. Read more about Nathan's award here.
HCS student, Kaylee South, was awarded the 2017 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship, a $10,000 scholarship through the American Floral Endowment. Kaylee is pursuing her Ph.D. in agriculture and is researching botrytis in floriculture crops.
To learn more about Kaylee's award check out the American Floral Endowment website.
Presenter: Juan Quijia Pillajo
Advisor: Dr. Michelle Jones
SAC members: Dr. John Finer, Dr. Joshua Blakeslee
Proposal Type: MS Proposal
Title of Presentation: Characterization of autophagy related genes in Petunia