Students Present Research During 7th Annual Javelina Research Symposium

KINGSVILLE - April 20, 2016

Contact: Adriana Garza-Flores
or Phone: 361-593-4979


More than 100 Texas A&M University-Kingsville students presented their research during the 7th Annual Javelina Research Symposium Tuesday, April 19.

            Students at all levels are encouraged to conduct research alongside faculty mentors. The Javelina Research Symposium provides students an opportunity to share their findings with the university community.

            Symposium winners include:


  • 1st Place- Victoria Para

Faculty mentor- Dr. Elda Sanchez

  • 2nd Place- Nathaniel Marino

Faculty mentor- Dr. Richard Miller

  • 3rd Place- David Salinas Jr.

Faculty mentor- Dr. Christopher Hearon


  • 1st Place- Chisara Anoruo

Faculty mentor- Dr. Tushar Sinha

  • 2nd Place- Taylor Yerrick

Faculty mentor- Dr. Bart Ballard

  • 3rd Place- Alexandra Calderon

Faculty mentor- Dr. Michelle Garcia

  • 3rd Place- Natalia Rojas

Faculty mentor- Dr. David Ramirez


  • 1st Place- Jae-Hyung Ji

Faculty mentor- Dr. Tushar Sinha

  • 2nd Place- Nima Ghahremani

Faculty mentor- Dr. Lee Clapp

  • 3rd Place- Shooka Khoramfar

Faculty mentor- Dr. Kim Jones