A&S Students awarded for Excellence in Undergraduate Student Scholarship and Research with Grand Challenges themes

UNM Grand Challenges

Posted: June 22, 2020

Congratulations to our College's award winners:


  • Abigail Axness, Earth & Planetary Sciences 
    • Use of Continuous Water Quality Sensors to Examine Headwater Response to Snowmelt: Valles Caldera and Jemez Mountains
  • Ilona Nathania Alisudjana, Psychology (2020 graduate)
    •  Assessing Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) Treatments among Native and Non-Native Communities
  • Spencer McBeeEconomics
    • Recreational Cannabis: Potential Factors of Expansion and Potential Effects
  •  Melissa Door-RodriguezPsychology
    • One of six award winners for delivery of a speech that focuses the importance of the Grand Challenges