LMRCSC is proud to announce that Kendyl Crawley Crawford (B.S., HU) has been awarded a prestigious George C. Marshall Scholarship to pursue a M.S. degree in Environment, Science and Policy at the University College of London following her graduation from Hampton University.
Even before this recent honor, Kendyl has amassed an impressive list of accomplishments. Kendyl is a member of the Honors College and the Beta Kappa Chi and Alpha Kappa Mu Honors Societies at Hampton. She is currently the President of the Marine and Environmental Science Club and volunteers her time as an intern with the City of Hampton’s Clean City Commission.
In collaboration with Drs. Andrij Horodysky (HU), Andrea Johnson (UMES) and Richard Brill (NOAA) she conducted summer research on "The Ontogeny of Visual Ecophysiology of Centropristis striata (Black sea bass)”, a project for which she won an Outstanding Student Presentation award at the American Society of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO) Aquatic Sciences Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico in February, 2011.
During the summer of 2011, she interned on the Sea Around Us project with Dr. Daniel Pauly at the University of British Columbia, Canada.