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The graduate student Oscar Ospina was awarded at national graduate student oral presentation.

11/30/ 2015

The graduate student of the Biology Program, Oscar Ospina, who is a member of Dr. José Verle's research group, presented his work:

Microbiome of the phytophagous mite Brevipalpus yothersi (Acari: Tenuipalpidae. at the Entomological Society of America annual meeting this past week celebrated in Minneapolis (MN).

Oscar was awarded as the second place at the oral graduate student competition - Acarological Society of America award - Current Advances in Acarology. His participation was covered by the grant USDA-APHIS