Lamar Burton received the MaGNET award. The MaGNET (Maize Genetics Network Enhancement via Travel) award provides funding to cover costs for the conference registration, meals during the conference, housing and travel to and from the conference. The award is sponsored by the National Science Foundation. After a nine-hour flight to Paris and a four-hour train ride to Saint-Malo, Burton made it to the conference. Read more in FIU News.