Rebeca is a PhD candidate and research assistant in the Department of Linguistics. She was recently awarded a Latin@ Graduate & Professional Student Fellowship to support her dissertation research, which focuses on a Mexican sociolinguistic stereotype of a group known as fresas (‘strawberries’).
Ruth Healy studied cellular/ molecular biology at Occidental College and has research experience in gene therapy and marine and tropical ecology. As a recipient of UNM's One-Time Assistantship Award, she will participate in UNMH Family and Community Medicine’s research on the prevalence of individuals with insufficient health insurance in New Mexico.
Priscila was awarded the Latin@ Graduate Fellowship and the outstanding academic performance from the African American Student Services. She was also recently elected President of UNM's Graduate & Professional Student Association.
Scott has a passion for the provision of clean, fresh water, the topic of his Ph.D. research in Earth and Planetary Sciences. He was recently awarded funding to lead a water research project in Uganda by The Consortium of Universities for the Advancement of Hydrologic Science.
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