EUReCA! winners

Logan Houston, an undergraduate researchers in the Trigiano lab, was awarded a Gold Medal at last night’s EUReCA awards ceremony. Logan’s award was one of four in the STEM section of the competition. Logan’s research, “Geographical location drives the population structure of native Asian Cornus florida” was supported by the Trigiano lab and guided primarily by Dr. Marcin Nowicki. Angel Chaffin, one of our EPP minors, was awarded an Honorable Mention for her work on, “Potential pathogens of industrial hemp (Cannibas sativa)”. Although her research was sponsored by Dr. Kimberly Gwinn, she was also assisted by Cody Seals, Mary Dee, Dr. Ernest Bernard, and Dr. Jerome Grant. Geordan Hall, who worked with Drs. Karen Vail and Becky Trout Fryxell, also…


Carl Jones Memorial Event and Endowment

Please join UT President Joe DiPietro and UTIA Chancellor Tim Cross as we introduce the Carl Jones Memorial Entomology and Plant Pathology Graduate Enhancement Endowment. This endowment memorializes Carl Jones, former professor and head of the Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology.

Friday, April 27
3:00 p.m.
Plant Biotech Building, Room 160

This fund was established by retired faculty member Reid Gerhardt, along with the generosity of other faculty members and friends of Carl.

Cruze Dairy Farm ice cream will be served after a short program.