Our mission is to build a sustainable bio-economy for arid regions to improve quality of life in rural communities and Native Nations.
The Highest of Honors for One of Our Own
Paula Mendoza Moreno, an undergraduate student at CSU, has been named as a Gates Cambridge Scholar and will begin her Ph.D. work next fall. Paula has significantly contributed to the SBAR System Performance and Sustainability Team's efforts by creating models that support evaluating the sustainability of biomass-to-fuels pathways for guayule. Investigating the commercialization potential of guayule as a possible renewable rubber source is one step on her journey to working in sustainable development.
2021 SBAR Annual Retreat
Save the date for the 2021 SBAR Annual Retreat!
The SBAR Team plans to host its next Annual Retreat in person on Thursday, 12 August and Friday, 13 August at the University of Arizona in Tucson. Mark your calendars to join us for a great program of notable speakers, student research highlights and overall research findings, working group discussions, and much more.