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Taniguchi and Quimby selected as Inamori Fellows

Barbara QuimbyKris TaniguchiCongratulations to Doctoral students Kris Taniguchi and Barbara Quimby for being two of the ten SDSU graduate students to be awarded an Inamori Fellowship for 2016-2017. Each Inamori Fellow will receive $5,000 for a 12-month period. Kris and Barbara will be honored at the Kyoto Prize Symposium held from 2:00 - 3:30pm on Wednesday, March 15, in Montezuma Hall at the Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union.

The Inamori Foundation, founded by Dr. Kazuo Inamori in 1984, seeks to actively promote peace and prosperity among all people on earth through the promotion of mutual understanding. It does this through programs, such as the Kyoto Prize and the SDSU Inamori Fellowship program, to publicly recognize and supports creative activities to foster science, culture, and the enrichment of the human spirit

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