Mariita wins at NSF EPSCoR Science and Technology Open House
Richard Mariita, a graduate student in the Department of Biological Sciences, won 2nd place at the National Science Foundation's Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Science and Technology Open House in Montgomery. Mariita presented his poster, "Seasonal Variability in the Diversity of Microbial Assemblages and Antibiotic Resistance Determinants of an Estuary System." The poster session showcased the work of more than 110 research students representing nine Alabama counties. Representatives from over 17 industries served as judges during our poster session.