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López-Hoffman receives U.S. Forest Service award

9 February 2014 - 4:01pm

Laura López-Hoffman, assistant professor in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment in the University of Arizona’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, is among the recipients of the 2013 U.S. Forest Service Excellence in Research Application Award.

López-Hoffman received the award for her research collaboration with Darius Semmens and Jay Diffendorfer, both with the U.S. Geological Survey, on the value of migratory species and wilderness.

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Yoon named president elect of the Institute of Biological Engineering

31 January 2014 - 5:00pm

Jeong-Yeol Yoon, associate professor in the Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering in the University of Arizona’s College of Agriculture of Life Sciences, has been named president elect of the Institute of Biological Engineering (IBE).

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Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Senior Receives 2013 Centennial Achievement Award

17 December 2013 - 1:29pm

Marianna Yanes, a senior majoring in biosystems engineering at the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, received the Centennial Achievement Award from the University of Arizona during her Winter Commencement.

The award is given to two seniors graduating during the current academic year who have demonstrated academic integrity, overcome challenges to achieve a college education, made a contribution to self, community and family, and who are the first to graduate from college in their family.

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Knight and Torres honored for contributions to agricultural education

17 December 2013 - 12:09pm

Robert Torres and James Knight, both faculty in the Department of Agricultural Education in the University of Arizona’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, were honored last summer for their contributions to agricultural education in Arizona.

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Bahmer Named Semifinalist by Fashion Scholarship Fund

12 November 2013 - 3:14pm

Elizabeth Bahmer, a senior majoring in retailing and consumer sciences, has been selected as a semifinalist by the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund.  

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Community Leadership Award presented to Garden Kitchen Team

30 October 2013 - 3:00pm

Ramon Valadez, Chairman of the Pima County Board of Supervisors, presented the University of Arizona Cooperative Extension’s Garden Kitchen team with the Community Leadership Award on Saturday, October 26 at the Mulcahy YMCA at Kino Community Center in Tucson.

Award recipients included Dr. Dan McDonald, Cheralyn Schmidt, Jennifer Parlin, Stacy Peercy, Louisa O'Meara, and Erika Alvarez.

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