Students Rock their Research at 2018 Grad Slam

Friday, April 27, 2018

On April 20, the 2018 UCSB Grad Slam wrapped up two weeks of graduate students' competing for the best three-minute research talk with Mengya Tao of the Bren School of Environmental Science & Management taking home the Grand Prizee and $5,000. Materials student Neal Dolinksi and another Bren student, Lauren Menzer, both took home runner-up prizes of $2,500 each.

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UCSB’s Anne and Michael Towbes Graduate Dean, Carol Genetti, (left) wtih (from left) runners-up Lauren Menzer and Neil Dolinski, 2017 winner Leah Foltz, and 2018 UCSB champion Mengya Tao, who will compete in the UC-wide finals. Photograph by Eric Isaacs, Instructional Development