Congratualtions to Helen Chamberlin, Harold Fisk, Harald Vaessin and Shubhra Majumder who have been nominated by their undergraduate research students for a Distinguished Undergraduate Research Mentor Award. Winners of the nominations will be annouched at the Denman Forum at
Congraulations to Susan Cole who will received the Ohio Cancer Research Associates Sanford Goldston Memorial Research Award at the Black Tie Optional event on June 14, 2012.
OSU has been presenting this award for 40 years. Of the ~3000 teaching assistants at OSU, 106 were nominated for this award, and 71 of the nominees were selected to submit a teaching portfolio; only a few of the finalist received the 2012 award.
Nitya Subrahmanian, PCMB graduate student in the Hamel lab: Nitya was awarded a $800 travel award from the University of Michigan and the American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology to attend an international Summer school on Mitochondrial Molecular Biology in Ann Arbor.
Greetchen Diaz MCDB graduate student in the A.K. Hopper lab: Greetchen’s abstract for the 2102 American Society of Microbiology annual meeting was selected to receive an ASM Student Travel Award and the honor of Outstanding Student Poster.
Joanna Boruc postdoctoral scholar in the Meier lab: Joanna has been awarded an American Society of Plant Biology travel grant to attend Plant Biology 2012 in Austin, TX. Joanna’s abstract has been selected for an oral presentation in the minisymposium session Intracellular Trafficking.