News July 2016 Erica Pursell wins SB3C diversity travel award. Jesse Gerringer wins 3rd place in SB3C student poster competition at the BS level. June 2016 Dr. Valdez-Jasso awarded American Heart Association Scientist Development Grant for July 2016 – June 2019. Erica Pursell, Daniela Vélez-Rendón, Jesse Gerringer, and Julie Wagner will present at SB3C and compete in the student poster competition. DVJ Lab will participate in the UIC BEST Summer Program. July 2015 Daniela Vélez-Rendón is invited to participate in the Industrial Math/Stat Modeling Workshop for Graduate Students at North Carolina State University. June 2015 Daniela Vélez-Rendón wins SB3C travel award of $500.00. Daniela Vélez-Rendón wins 3rd place poster award at the Masters level at SB3C in Snowbird, UT. May 2015 Dr. Valdez-Jasso is awarded the UIC College of Engineering Seed Fund for May 2015 – June 2016. Jesse Gerringer is awarded UIC Honors College Undergraduate Research Grant for the second consecutive year.