Jimena Balic Wins Award for Best Student Paper at 2006 ASEV

Jimena Balic

Jimena Balic, graduate student at UC Davis won the award for Best Student Paper at the recent 2006 ASEV Seminar in Sacramento. Balic's paper, entitled: Influence of Canopy Management Practices and Growing Region on Flavor of Cabernet Sauvignon is a result of the research she pursued while a student under the guidance of Dr. Sue Ebeler, Dr. Dave Block and Dr. Hildegarde Heymann. After completing her thesis project, Balic plans to begin an internship with Quintessa Winery before returning to her native Chile to pursue a career in the wine industry.