Meet Our Students

Our students are what make our department outstanding. Read stories about our undergraduates, graduates and peer mentors.

Outstanding Undergraduate Seniors

We recognize graduating seniors that go above and beyond in their dedication, experience and future goals.

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Outstanding Graduate Students

We recognize outstanding Master's and Ph.D. students who go above and beyond as Graduate Teaching Assistants and Associates (GTA).

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Ian Pepper Scholars

Since 2018, the Dr. Ian Pepper Scholarship supports two exemplary environmental science majors in financial need. Pepper is a highly respected current faculty member and environmental microbiologist invested in supporting young scientists.

Meet the scholars

Graduate Thesis and Dissertation Awards

Each year, we recognize one Master's and one Ph.D. student for their high quality research that has broad impacts for the local community and beyond.

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Peer Mentors

Meet our students that want to guide other Environmental Science Majors

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