Graduate Students Awarded Warren-McLeod Fellowships

By Christina HoneycuttMarch 22nd, 2017in News, Student News

Congratulations to the 2017 winners of the Warren-McLeod Graduate Fellowships! Recipient of the year-long Warren-McLeod Fellowship: Katelyn Mansfield - Gilmore lab (Biology)/ Characterizing the role for transcription Factor NF-kappaB in loss of symbiosis in the sea anemone Aiptasia pallida as a model for coral bleaching Recipients of the summer Warren-McLeod Fellowships: David Minkoff - Atema lab (Biology)/... More

Caitlin McDonough MacKenzie Awarded David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship

By Christina HoneycuttFebruary 17th, 2017in News, Student News

Caitlin McDonough MacKenzie, PhD student in the Primack Lab, recently received a two-year David H. Smith Conservation Research Fellowship from the Society for Conservation Biology to carry out postdoctoral research. Her project titled, "Conservation Challenges for Tundra Refugia under Climate Change: A Paleoecological Perspective on Subalpine and Alpine Vegetation in Maine"... More

Albert Mondragon Awarded the DeLill Nasser Award

By Christina HoneycuttFebruary 6th, 2017in News, Student News

MCBB PhD student, Albert Mondragon, of the McCall Lab recently received the DeLill Nasser Award for Professional Development in Genetics for the Spring 2017 for his research characterizing the molecular machinery controlling acidification during cell death and clearance in fruit flies. These awards are given to outstanding graduate student and... More