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Graduate Student Spotlight

Graduate Student Spotlights showcase scholarship and creative activity from graduate students in UT’s 11 colleges. These articles demonstrate the contribution students are making to the university’s research portfolio.


a historic announcement: proof that life had existed on Mars at some point in its history. Their proof was a Martian rock that they claimed contained the same combination of minerals and carbon compounds as those created by microbes on Earth. Searching for chemicals that indicate the presence of life is at the heart of the research being done by Grace Sarabia, a doctoral candidate in the Department of Chemistry. Continue reading