Summer Outreach Program funded by Dr. Peter Nelson CAREER Grant


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Earlier this month, 10 high school students waded through Spring Creek sampling fish and insects as part of a summer outreach program in the Walter Scott, Jr. College of Engineering.

The program is funded through a five-year National Science Foundation CAREER grant awarded to Peter Nelson. CAREER awards are given “in support of the early career-development activities of those teacher-scholars who most effectively integrate research and education within the context of the mission of their organization.”

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