This illustration of the oldest known sea turtle, by artist Jorge Blanco, depicts a scene from more than 120 million years ago during the age of dinosaurs. New research by James Parham, assistant professor of geological sciences, reveals the oldest known sea turtles on record.
Kinesiology graduate student Robert Mendoza is one of many participants benefiting from SOAR (Strengthening Opportunities, Access and Resources), a Department of Education-funded program that provides advising, academic resources, professional development, scholarships and networking opportunities.
Archana J. McEligot, center, professor of health science, is directing the National Institutes of Health-funded “big data” science program in collaboration with Sam Behseta, right, professor of mathematics, and Math P. Cuajungco, left, associate professor of biological science.
Engineering students Daniel Do, left, and John Stapleton, right, are recipients of fellowships from the Dept. of Transportation’s Dwight David Eisenhower Hispanic-Serving Institutions Fellowship Program. They flank Sergio A. Guerra, director of the Center for Academic Support in Engineering and Computer Science.