Graduating Seniors in Genetics were well represented at the virtual convocation held today (May 8, 2020) by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
Trevor Nolan, BS Genetics 2013, PhD Genetics 2018, recently won the Karas Award and the Zaffarano Prize.
Alumnus Jered Stratton (BS Genetics, 2016) presented his preliminary PhD research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison at the national Evolution Conference in Rhode Island on June 25th, 2019. The abstract of his talk is below:
Aimee Schulz, Senior in Genetics - College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, has been selected as a Conviron Scholar by the American Society of Plant Biology. She is part of a cohort of 25 awardees selected from an applicant pool of 200 graduate and undergraduate students. As part of this award, Aimee will receive extensive mentoring and guidance from the Society. Read a full description of the program. August 2019 update: Aimee is now pursuing a PhD in Plant Breeding at Cornell University.