UAF scientist receives national honor

FAIRBANKS- A UAF professor was honored with a national award for her mentoring work in the state. Professor Kelly Drew accepted the Sidney McNairy Award in Washington D.C. where she highlighted her students' achievements. The award honors productive scientists across the country. Professor Drew works with students from diverse and underrepresented backgrounds who are interested in science. She says she wants to stimulate their passion and guide them around common obstacles in the research world.