Sawyer takes the Southwest Showdown Grad Slam

    Date Posted: 
    Tuesday, May 22, 2018

    Travis Sawyer, OSC graduate student, was selected to compete in the "Southwest Showdown 3-Minute Grad Slam" competition. The regional competition brought together distinguished graduate student presenters from UA; Northern Arizona University; University of Nevada Las Vegas; and University of Nevada, Reno. Holding nothing back, Travis performed and was awarded 1st Place in the regional conference! All of OSC wishes you a huge Congratulations, Travis! Great job!

    In April, Travis Sawyer took the University of Arizona campus by storm with his 3-minute presentation of his research at the local Grad Slam Competition. Travis took home the 2nd Place Grand Prize as well as the People Choice Award for his presentation "Uncovering the Spectral Fingerprint of Disease." In February, Travis won 1st Place in the graduate research category for the UA Student Showcase for presenting a poster on the same work.

    Read the official press release.