More SBAR Students Complete Their Degrees!

Oct. 24, 2021

As SBAR research continues – aiming toward our mission of creating a sustainable bioeconomy in the Southwest, we want to take a moment to celebrate with our recent SBAR Graduates. These students worked very hard over the last few years and showed tenacity and perseverance to complete their degrees under COVID-19 restrictions and in novel circumstances. Students listed below are in addition to the others who were previously commended. The whole SBAR Team cannot be more proud of their achievements.

2018 Graduates

  • Sicilee Macklin (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University
  • John Willmon (BS) - Plant Sciences, University of Arizona

2019 Graduates

  • Travis LeDoux (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University 
  • Brian Treftz (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University 
  •  Quinn Waltz (BS) - Sustainable Plant Systems, University of Arizona

2020 Graduates

  • Matthew Armijo (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University
  • Malachai Dehler-Egan (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University
  • Charles Ferini (BS) - Agriculture Technology and Management, University of Arizona
  • Jack Johnson (BS) – Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University  
  • Livvi Pearson (BS) - Sustainable Plant Systems, University of Arizona
  • Rodrigo Rosalez (MS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University
  • Tarah Schuman (BS) – Chemical Engineering, New Mexico State University
  • Evan Sproul (PhD) – Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University

2021 Graduates

  • Connor Chaney (BS) - Plant Sciences/ Controlled Environmental Systems, University of Arizona
  • Paula Mendoza Moreno (BS) – Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University
  • Alexandra Peck (BS) - Botany/Plant Biology, University of Arizona
  • Darien Pruitt (MS) – Plant & Environmental Sciences, New Mexico State University
  • Hailey Summers (PhD) – Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University
  • Daniel A. Zuniga-Vazquez (PhD) – Systems & Industrial Engineering

Each of these students has contributed to SBAR in a multitude of ways, and we wish them the best of luck in all of their future endeavors.

Congratulations to them all!