Monday, February 24, 2014

Vol State Students Share Research at National Conference

Recently, Professor Parris Powers and Dean Nancy Morris accompanied five students to Phoenix, Arizona for the 2014 National CURRI Undergraduate Research Poster Session.Genna Batchelder, Tyler Belisle,  Corbette Jackson, Phillip Martinez and Maria White presented posters on their Vol State undergraduate research  along with 57 other students from  26 community colleges around the nation. The student scholars from Vol State won first place in the molecular modeling contest by creating a bacteriophage with certain elements given to each group of contestants.

The 2014 CCURI Undergraduate Research Symposium was hosted by Mesa Community College in Mesa, Arizona. Funding for travel was provided by a National Science Foundation CCURI grant.

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