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Joanne Rampersad-Ammons and Dongchul Kim are collaborating across disciplines to study the honeybee population in South Texas. (photo Paul Chouy, UTRGV)

UTRGV Professors Creating a Buzz

Grant brings together science and engineering

Research by two UTRGV professors is monitoring the critical honeybee population in South Texas via tiny cameras placed on their hives. The research by Dongchul Kim and Joanne Rampersad-Ammons is receiving funding from a federal research grant from the USDA. Kim is an assistant professor of computer science and principal investigator on the project. Rampersad-Ammons is co-PI and professor in the School of Earth, Environmental and Marine Sciences. “Applying Computer Vision…

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Students Create Environmentally Sustainable Fashion Line

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McAllen

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Harlingen

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It might seem unusual to see drawings of utensils or constant safety…
McAllen

More Than 1,400 Officers Trained at RCPSE

More than 1,400 law enforcement officers have trained at South Texas…
McAllen

Project Please To Grow Special Ed Leaders

Faculty in the UTRGV College of Education and P-16 Integration have…
Brownsville