3MT Competition Spring 2014

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THREE-MINUTE THESIS (3MT®) -- UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

Sponsored by the Graduate Student Congress, 3MT® is a research communication initiative requiring graduate students to speak succinctly and engagingly about their current research to a non-specialist audience.

The University of Kentucky Graduate School and The Graduate Student Congress are affiliating with the University of Queensland (Australia) to bring the internationally recognized 3MT® competition to Lexington. To learn more about the purpose and history of the competition, click here.

The Final Competition was held Thursday, April 10th, in the UKAA Auditorium at W.T. Young Library.

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE Spring 2014 3MT® FINALISTS:

Olufunmilola Akinola - Nutritional Sciences-- First-place Winner and People's Choice Winner

Gary Gregg - Plant and Soil Sciences -- Second-place Winner (Tie)

Kayla Johnson - Educational Policy Studies and Evaluation -- Second-place Winner (Tie)

OTHER COMPETITORS

Samantha Bearman - Public Health

Tara Burke - Plant and Soil Sciences

Aaron Daley -Civil Engineering

Rohith Jayaram - Biomedical Engineering

Kristi Meier - Plant and Soil Sciences

Georgette Owusu-Amankwah - Agricultural Economics

Ari Sari - Public Health