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UNT Hosts Delegation from Chile

October 24, 2019

UNT celebrated with its Chilean partners the international launch of Chile's Sub-Antarctic Cape Horn Center that will tackle biodiversity responses to climate change in that region.

On Oct. 19, UNT hosted a delegation from Chile as part of the U.S. Department of State's International Visitor Leadership Program. Photo by Angilee Wilkerson.

UNT alumna Dr. Tamara Contador is nominated for the 2019 ASPIRE science award

The APEC Science Prize for Innovation, Research, and Education ("ASPIRE") is an annual award sponsored by Wiley and Elsevier that recognizes young scientists who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence in scientific research and collaboration with scientists in the region. This year, ASPIRE received 15 nominees contributing to the ASPIRE theme of natural laboratories. See all the nominees here.

At the Sub-Antarctic Cape Horn Center in Puerto Williams

Dr. Ricardo Rozzi meets with international dignitaries, from L to R: Dr. Peter Mombaerts, Director of the Max Planck Research Unit, Frankfurt, Germany; Dr. Adrian Palacios, Provost for Research at the University of Valparaiso, Chile; Carolina Goic, Senator from Magallanes Region; and Francisco Chahuan, also from Valparaiso, Chile.

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