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2020 KSRE Summer Research Fellows

Kamaya Brantley Kamaya Brantley

University of Georgia
Dr. Dorivar Ruiz Diaz, Research Mentor
Agronomy

Learn more about Kamaya

Kamaya Brantley is a junior at the University of Georgia studying Agri-science & Environmental Systems with an Environmental Law minor. Her academic interests include Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Policy. Upon graduating from undergrad, she plans to focus more on agriculture sustainability through her studies. This summer she will be working with Dr. Dorivar Ruiz Diaz in the Department of Agronomy.

 

Evan BucknerEvan Buckner

University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
Dr. Johanna Dille, Research Mentor
Agronomy

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Evan Buckner is a rising senior Crop Sciences major with a minor in Pest Management at the University of Arkansas from Pine Bluff, Arkansas. His research interests include plant pathology and weed science. Upon graduating from undergrad, he plans to pursue a graduate degree in Plant Pathology. This summer he will be working with Dr. Johanna Dille in the Department of Agronomy.

 

Daria ClinkscalesDaria Clinkscales

Virginia State University
Dr. Sara Gragg, Research Mentor
Food Science Institute, Animal Sciences & Industry

Learn more about Daria

Daria Clinkscales is a rising Senior at Virginia State University (VSU) from Ladysmith, Virginia majoring in Agriculture with a concentration in Animal Science. Her academic interest is in Food Safety and Industry and desires to pursue her doctoral degree in Food Microbiology in Food Safety. This summer she will be working with Dr. Sara Gragg in the Department of Animal Sciences & Industry

 

Terrell HillsTerrell Hills

Southern University and A&M College
Dr. Chad Paulk, Research Mentor
Grain Science & Industry

Learn more about Terrell

Terrell Hills is a graduating senior at Southern University Agricultural and Mechanical College from Palmetto, Louisiana. Currently, she is majoring in Agricultural Sciences with a concentration in Animal Science. Her academic interest include all things relevant to the field of Animal science and she plans to continue her education in graduate school. This summer she will be working with Dr. Chad Paulk in the Department of Grain Science and Industry.

 

Miya McAntireMiya McAntire

Clarke University
Dr. Jeremy Marshall, Research Mentor
Entomology

Learn more Miya

Miya McAntire is a junior at Clarke University studying Biochemistry and Psychology originally from a small town in Iowa. Her academic interest is primarily focused on Food Science. Upon graduating from undergrad, she would like to attend graduate school to further pursue her interest in Food science. This summer she will be working with Dr. Jeremy Marshall in the Department of Entomology.

 

Karsyn McClainKarsyn McClain

North Carolina A&T State University
Dr. Jennifer Bormann, Research Mentor
Animal Sciences & Industry

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Karsyn McClain is a junior at North Carolina A&T State University studying Animal Science originally from Shelby. North Carolina. Her academic interest includes Veterinary Medicine for large exotic animals and plans on entering a DVM program upon graduation. This summer she will be working with Dr. Jennifer Bormann in the Department of Animal Sciences & Industry.

 

Alyssa PerryAlyssa Perry

Prairie View A&M University
Dr. Greg Aldrich, Research Mentor
Grain Science & Industry

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Alyssa Perry is a rising senior at Prairie View A&M University from Huntsville, Alabama majoring in Agriculture with a concentration in Animal Science. Her academic interest includes Veterinary Medicine with a focus on animal behavior and desires to attend vet school in the future. This summer she will be working with Dr. Greg Aldrich in the Department of Grain Science & Industry.

 

Jazmine WhitakerJazmine Whitaker

Tuskegee University 
Dr. Alison Crane, Research Mentor
Animal Sciences & Industry

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Jazmine Whitaker is a senior at Tuskegee University College of Agriculture, Environment, & Nutrition Science studying Animal Science from Port Arthur, Texas. Her academic interest includes Veterinary medicine and Animal Behavior. Upon graduating from undergrad, she plans on pursuing a second degree in Animal Behavior before attending Veterinary school. This summer she will be working with Dr. Alison Crane in the Department of Animal Sciences & Industry.