2011 RCAP (Research & Creative Activities Program) Awards in Biology
|Date: Friday, November 18th, 2011||Return to Archive|
Dr. Michael Collyer ($11,000): Development of a Non-Parametric Permutation Method for Analysis of Multidimensional Trait Variance
Dr. Scott Grubbs ($17,000): Food Web Dynamics in a Karst River Ecosystem
Dr. Jarrett Johnson ($15,000): Epigenetic Control of Metamorphosis in Axolotl Salamanders
Dr. Nancy Rice ($8,200): Prevalence and Mechanism of Essential Hypertension in Kasigau, Kenya
Dr. Shivendra Sahi ($16,000): Plant-Mediated Synthesis of Nanoparticles
Dr. Bruce Schulte ($8,000): The Value of African Elephants in Habitat Modification, Biodiversity and Human Perception
Dr. Michael Stokes ($16,000): Ecology of a Founder Population of Reintroduced Black Rhino (Diceros bicornis)
WKU seniors Katelyn Highbaugh of Glasgow and Andrew Salman of Adolphus will be recognized Wednesday night (Oct. 23) as the first recipients of the Global Pathways to Sustainability Scholarship.
The WKU Food Fight ended yesterday with WKU Micro Club finishing in 4th place out of 14 WKU organizations. In total, we donated $153 and 88 pounds worth of food. Great job, everyone! Thanks to everyone who participated!