UCLA graduate student Tyler Watson has been honored by University of California President Janet Napolitano with the President’s Award for Outstanding Student Leadership. Tyler is a Global Food Initiative student ambassador and a researcher with the UCLA Healthy Campus Initiative. His work promotes sustainable and environmentally-conscious behavior both at UCLA and in the greater Los Angeles area. Tyler is also a Sustainable LA Grand Challenge Powell Policy Fellow researching urban agriculture in Los Angeles County.
This fellowship is made possible through a generous gift from Norman J. Powell, the Emmett Family Foundation and the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.
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