Sam Dennis and Erin Silva awarded Morgridge grants for engaged scholarship efforts

Two CALS scientists were among eight from campus to receive matching grants from the Morgridge Center for Public Service to support service learning and community-based research.

The CALS recipients include:

  • Sam Dennis, associate professor, Department of Landscape Architecture.Healthy Activities Partnership Program for Youth (Happy II). Funded at $42,450 for two years.
  • Erin Silva, associate scientist, Department of Agronomy. Engaging Students with Community Food Production and Distribution through Urban Farming. Funded at $44,735 for two years.