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Paul Barber, Peggy Fong and Sennai Habtes awarded grant from NSF for The Diversity Project

Collaborators Paul Barber, Peggy Fong and Sennai Habtes were recently awarded a new grant from NSF for The Diversity Project. The grant , entitled “The Diversity Project-A Transformative Field Research Experience That Engages Students by Empowering Them to Conduct Original Marine Research,” will support running The Diversity Project for the next three years, and will also focus on studying the impact of student directed field research experiences on shaping student desires to pursue graduate school in the Geosciences.

Rita Rachmawati completes her PhD!

On January 19th, 2018, Rita Rachmawati filed her PhD thesis on “Differential Responses of Coral-Associated Microbiomes to Elevated Temperatures Across the Indonesian Archipelago at Species, Local and Regional Scales” . Dr. Rachmawati will now return to Indonesia to continue her work with the Department of Fisheries.  Congratulations Rita!