Three Minute ThesisĀ® 2017 Winners

We held two 3MT® competitions in 2017. Congratulate our winners!

October 2017 Winners

1st Prize: Megan Victor, Anthropology
2nd Prize: Carly Hawkins, Biology
3rd Prize: Matthew Chase Long, VIMS
People's Choice: Jessica Turner, VIMS

March 2017 Winners

1st Prize: Carly Hawkins, Biology
2nd Prize: Sean Koebley, Applied Science
3rd Prize: David Ward, History
People's Choice: Megan Victor, Anthropology

  • Megan Victor: Anthropology: "Building from (Under) the Ground Up: Resurrecting a Ghost Town"

  • Jessie Turner, VIMS: "Effects of Oyster Aquaculture on Water Clarity in Southern Chesapeake Bay"

  • Matthew Chase Long, VIMS: "Live Long and Prosper: Sustainable Fisheries, Climate Records, and the 500-year-old Clams at the Center of it All"

  • Carly Hawkins, Biology: "Noisy Neighbirds: Investigating How Birds Socially Respond to Traffic Noise"