Featured New Faculty: Jonathan Judy

By Jessica Southard Pardo, Communications Specialist, SWS Jonathan Judy is a new Assistant Professor here in the Soil and Water Sciences Department who specializes in soil and water chemistry. Judy always enjoyed science as a hobby, collecting rocks and fossils since he was a young boy in his home state of Georgia. In high school, an aptitude


SWS Sponsors Youth Science Fair Awards

By Jessica Southard Pardo, Communications Specialist, Soil and Water Sciences Department  On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017, the Soil and Water Sciences Department presented three awards at the Alachua Region Science and Engineering Fair Awards Ceremony, held at the Lincoln Middle School Auditorium. SWS graduate students, Katie McCurley and Josh Papacek, presented the SWS awards to the students, which were signed by our Departmental


Featured New Faculty: Masanori Fujimoto

By Jessica Southard Pardo, Communications Specialist, Soil and Water Sciences Department  Since Masanori Fujimoto was a small child, he always wanted to understand things – how does this work, why does that look a certain way, how did this form? That juvenile curiosity led to a passion for answering those questions, and ultimately, his brand-new position as a Research Assistant Professor here in Soil and Water Sciences.



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