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Emma Lookabaugh awarded 2014 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship

Emma Lookabaugh awarded 2014 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship
Emma Lookabaugh awarded 2014 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship

Not one, but two promising students have been awarded a 2014 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship. The merit-based scholarship honors the late floriculture pioneer and is awarded to M.S. or Ph.D. students who are on track to become exceptional researchers or educators.

Ecke recipient Emma Lookabaugh, a doctoral student at NCSU, has extensive experience in floriculture extension work and outreach activities, including more than five years experience at a diagnostic clinic. Her doctoral research focuses on Pythium and aims to combine sound floriculture research with disease management strategies.

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