July 25, 2013 14:58 by Alice
Trent Garrison, a PhD student in the University of Kentucky Earth & Environmental Sciences (EES) under the direction of Jim Hower, has been selected as the recipient of the 2013 Bernadine Meyer Memorial Scholarship from the Kentucky Society of Natural History. This will help to support his research on emissions from coal fires.
As a requirement of the scholarship, Trent will make a presentation at a meeting of the society. Trent has been a part-time employee in the Applied Petrology Laboratory since January 2012 and also has been teaching introductory geology classes at Bluegrass Community and Technical College and at Eastern Kentucky University. In the 2013-2014 academic year, he will be a teaching assistant in EES.