Monthly Archives: September 2014


PhD Student Flavia Montano receives IDEA WILD grant

By | September 3rd, 2014|graduate students, research, tropical, WEC|

Congratulations to PhD student Flavia Montano for receiving a grant worth ~$750 from IDEA WILD. Flavia came to UF from Bolivia and is currently in her second year in the Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation.  She is interested in examining how species and functional diversity change along environmental gradients.  Her grant from IDEA WILD will provide some critical [...]

PhD Student Oscar Gonzalez wins UF-CALS award

By | September 1st, 2014|graduate students, SNRE, TCD|

Oscar Gonzalez was recently awarded the "Doris Lowe and Earl and Verna Lowe Scholarship" from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at the University of Florida.  This competitive award is based on "merit and potential for contribution to the agricultural and wildlife environment". More about this and other CALS awards can be found here. [...]