The Center for Academic Programs newsletter depicted UConn McNair Scholars who participated in the 18th National Role Models Conference. McNair Scholar Alexander Cruz, who was shown, presented his nutritional sciences undergraduate research project. He received an honorable mention award and a $100 cash prize in the the Student Researchers Competition. McNair Scholars alumnus and kinesiology graduate student, Virgilio Lopez III, accompanied the students as a mentor.
Journal of the World Aquaculture Society‘s editorial board selected a paper co-authored by Professor Robert Pomeroy as the 2017 best paper (Review Paper category). Its title is Linkages and Trust in the Value Chain for Small-scale Aquaculture. Pomeroy is part of agricultural and resource economics.
By Patsy Evans