Congratulations to the finalists and winners in the inaugural 3MT Competition at the University of Georgia.
2012 3MT Finalists (from L to R): UGA Grad Studies Dean Maureen Grasso, Fei Zhao (Physiology & Pharmacology), Rongrong Liu (International Affairs), Tonia A. Dousay (Educational Psychology & Instructional Technology), Valerie E. Cadet (Infectious Diseases), Karen Gerow (Educational Psychology & Instructional Technology), Samarchith P. Kurup (Cellular Biology), Cheri M. Abraham (Entomology), Aaron F. Brantly(International Affairs), April L. Conway (Forestry & Natural Resources), Elizabeth Gleim (Forestry & Natural Resources)
- Winner: April L. Conway, Conservation of the Pygmy Hippopotamus (Choeropsis liberiensis) in Sierra Leone, West Africa
- Runner-up: Elizabeth Gleim, The Effects of Long-term Prescribed Burning on Tick and Tick-borne Pathogen Dynamics
- People’s choice: Samarchith P. Kurup, Improving Immunity to Trypanosoma Cruzi