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EcoJEDI Scholar Program
A UTSA-led research coalition facilitating career readiness in food and agriculture sciences.
Funded by the USDA NIFA


Educating Youth in Environmental Science (EYES)
An outreach program that includes visits to elementary school classrooms and summer camps.
Funded by the USDA USFS Southern Research Station

HONEY Pathway Program logo

HONEY Pathway Program students and researchers are dedicated to conducting in-depth studies to uncover new uses of honey in medicine and to develop new treatments that can improve patient outcomes.

Cynthia Jefferson

UTSA Jefferson Scholars Program
Dedicated to mentoring and training undergraduate students who aspire to be leaders in environmental science and ecology.
Funded by the USDA HSI Grant Program

Benjamin Tuggle

UTSA Tuggle Scholars Program
Dedicated to mentoring and training graduate students who aspire to become leaders in environmental science and ecology.
Funded by the NSF NRT IGE Program

student group photo

Ursula Alvarado-Miller, MS
Monica Juarez, MS
Jasper Klein, BS
Alexandra Ornelas (UG Student)

Urban Monarch Conservation Internship Program.
Funded by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

students setting up a free-range area for farm animals

John Kinsey, PhD Student
Efficacy of Sodium Nitrite Based HOGGONE® in a Controlled Free Range Setting
Funded by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

Sally Lent

Sally Lent, MS Student
Evaluation of Urban Green Spaces as Habitats for Native Bees along an Urbanization Gradient in Central Texas
Partially funded by the Cibolo Center for Conservation
Study also being conducted in association with City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department and Headwaters at Incarnate Word

Past Student Research Programs

See what other research programs Department of Integrative Biology students have been part of in the past.