Jurij Homziak Retires from 15 Years of Award-Winning Service with Lake Champlain Sea Grant and UVM Extension
Jurij Homziak, UVM Extension Assistant Professor in the Rubenstein School and Director of Outreach and Education for Lake Champlain Sea Grant (LCSG), retired at the end of February 2015 with multiple awards for his accomplishments. Fifteen years ago, he came on board to establish LCSG as part of a national network of state Sea ...
Sam Parker, a Rubenstein School graduate student, received the 2014-2015 Thomas J. Votta Fund for the Environment award. Sam is a PhD student in RSENR's Natural Resources program. He works with Professor Breck Bowden in the Bowden Watershed Research Lab.
This week, more than 150 UVM students are fanning out to 15 sites across the country to get involved in service projects ranging from clean-up work at Cape Hatteras to therapeutic horseback lessons in North Carolina, from building with Habitat for Humanity in Charleston to art education activities in Chicago.