November 2011

More than 100 students presented research at ninth annual Science, Math and Technology Undergraduate Research Showcase. The event attracted majors from the College of Science and Health, College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and College of Computing and Digital Media. Alum Susi Rankis, Sustainable Forestry Administrator for Rural Action, a non-profit membership-based organization that works with communities in Appalachian Ohio, discussed opportunities for sustainable development and livelihoods in forested communities in Appalachia, while alum Rachel Rimmerman, Water Brigades Coordinator for Global Brigades Honduras, addressed an international effort to build sustainable solutions on the community level. ​​​​​​​​