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U of I Researchers Win at Three-Minute Thesis Event

February 20, 2019

The first-ever statewide Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) event occurred Feb. 12 in Boise. The 3MT challenges graduate students to describe their thesis in three minutes or less.Doctoral candidate from U of I Ezekiel Adekanmbi won first place in the competition with his research on ticks and lyme disease. Allison Stevens, also from U of I, received second place with her research involving dairy cows. Congratulations to our graduate students and their diligent research at U of I!

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