The Society for the Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) annual conference was held on October 3rd through the 6th, 2013, in San Antonio, Texas. There were over 1,300 presenters at this years SACNAS Conference from all over the country.
Mario Farias from Heritage University won the prestigious Undergraduate Poster Presentation Award.
Heritage University's group has been attending the SACNAS Conference since 2012 and each year a McNair Scholar has won an award while competing against institutions much larger.
A total of 6 students attended the Conference this year. We are extremely proud of our McNair Scholars and would like to congratulate Mario on a job well done!