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Winter weather doesn't slow down 2nd Southern Hemisphere VISRA program start

January 6, 2014

The second year of the Southern Hemisphere (January - February) edition of the Vanderbilt International Summer Research Academy go off to a great start despite extreme cold and snow.  Eight students (who all hail from much warmer climates) arrived in Nashville over the weekend to take part in the program.  This year's participants are: Monica Alvarado Rojas (from University of Costa Rica; working in the Guengrich lab) Esar Aysanoa Moore (from Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos in Lima, Peru; working in the Skaar lab)