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Michelle Obama recognizes RUM professor

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Dr. Sonia Bartolomei Suárez, Industrial Engineering professor at the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, was recognized by Michelle Obama for her work encouraging and helping students to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.

This article was published in Diálogo Digital on October 10th, 2015. To read the original article visit:


Students from UMET complete research presentations at SACNAS

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Yvonne Guadalupe Negrón, Directora de Relaciones Públicas

Universidad Metropolitana, 787-766-1717 ext. 6237, Celular: 787-242-0806, Email: yguadalupe@suagm.edu

22 de octubre de 2015


Nine student from Universidad Metropolitana will complete poster and oral research presentation at the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) Conference. 

The original press release is available in Spanish. 



ACS recognized UPR Cayey Chapter at National Meeting

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The American Chemical Society recognized the University of Puerto Rico, Cayey Chapter as outstanding at the National Meeting.

This article was published in Diálogo Digital on October 19th, 2015: http://dialogoupr.com/noticia/sociedad-americana-de-quimica-reconoce-a-la-upr-de-cayey/


One of the best in the world

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José R. Almodóvar Rivera is among the best photographers in the world according to the Competition of microphotography organized by Nikon. Competencia de Microfotografía de Nikon’s Small World.

To see the images:http://www.businessinsider.com.au/best-microscope-images-ni….

To read the full blog, read the Spanish version of this site.

Kimberleve Rolón received a 2015 AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award

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Kimberleve Rolón received a 2015 AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Research Award

By: Universidad Central del Caribe Press

Congratulations to Kimberleve Rolón, Ph.D. student, for winning a 2015 AACR Minority Scholar in Cancer Award to participate and present her research at the AACR-NCI-EORTC “Molecular Targets and Cancer Therapeutics” Conference to be held on November 5-9, 2015 in Boston, MA. Kimberleve will present her abstract titled: “Combined therapy with temozolomide and PF-562271, a PYK2 inhibitor, reduces glioma tumor growth and dispersal compare to temozolomide monotherapy.”

Microbiology professor at UPR-RP recognized in the World for his work

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Dr. Gary Toranzos Soria is a microbiology professor at the UPR RP that produces a podcast in Spanish for the American Society of Microbiology.

Podcast La Radio Mundo de los Microbios

To read the full article visit: http://www.uprrp.edu/?p=6251#prettyPhoto 



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