Elizabeth Braun de Torrez Awarded Research Scholarship


On March 13th 2010, Elizabeth Braun de Torrez was awarded a graduate student research scholarship for $3200 from Bat Conservation International (BCI) for her work on the Diversity, Foraging behavior and Ecosystem Services of Bats in a Pecan Agroecosystem in Texas.  Additionally, she was awarded the George R. Bernard, JR. travel award (through Boston University)  and an Applied Ecology Student Travel Award (through the applied Ecology Section of the Ecological Society of America) to attend and present her research at the Ecological Society of America Conference in Albuquerque, NM in August 2009.   Elizabeth Braun de Torrez is a doctoral candidate working with Professor Tom Kunz.