March 1, 2011

Students Named Climate Change Program Fellows

Several KU Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Biodiversity Institute students will be involved in the next C-CHANGE IGERT Program. Among them are Lindsay Campbell, to begin fall 2011 with ornithology curator and distinguished professor Town Peterson; Joseph Manthey, prospective student with ornithology curator and assistant professor Rob Moyle; and Sarah Skikne, prospective student with Town Peterson and research scientist Jorge Soberon.  C-CHANGE Fellows participate in an interdisciplinary program of climate change studies and receive stipends during the second and third years of graduate study in the amount of $30,000/year in addition to tuition sponsorship.