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Congratulations to Dr. Nanda Sasis! [12/22/2016]

Congratulations to Dr. Nanda Sasi on passing his Genetics PhD defense!

Congratulations Sahra Uygun! {12/22/16]

Congratulations to Sahra Uygun (Shiu lab) on her recent publication "Utility and limitations of using gene expression data to identify functional associations" in PLoS Computational Biology DOI:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1005244

Congratulations Joe Patterson! [11/3/2016]

Congratulations to Dr. Joe Patterson on passing his Genetics PhD defense!

Congratulations Marcelo Campos! [9/13/16]

Congratulations to Genetics alumnus Marcelo Campos for receiving the 2016 Hans Kende Memorial Award in Plant Science.

Marcelo received his PhD in Genetics in 2015 working with Gregg Howe, and he is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Brasilia.

Dr. Campos will be returning to MSU to present a seminar on December 12.  Please watch for announcements about the seminar and the opportunity to visit with Marcelo.

Congratulations to Scott Funkhouser! [9/6/16]

Congratulations to Scott Funkhouser, Genetics student in the Ernst lab, who has received a competitive USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Pre-doctoral Fellowship Award.  His proposal is entitled "RNA editing: discovering hidden genomic variants and investigating their function among mammalian genomes".

Congratulations to Alyssa Fedorko! [7/7/16]

Congratulations to Alyssa Fedorko on passing her comprehensive exam in the Genetics Program!

Congrats to Dr. Sandi Raehtz! [6/7/16]

Congratulations to Dr. Sandi Raehtz on passing her Genetics PhD defense! 

Congratulations to Nanda Sasi! [5/10/16]

Congratulations to Nanda Sasi, Outstanding Genetics Student for 2015-2016!

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski! [5/5/16]

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski on receiving a Barnett Rosenberg Endowed Research Assistantship!

Congratulations to Amanda Charbonneau! [4/27/2015]

Congratulations to Amanda Charbonneau on passing her comprehensive exam in the Genetics Program!

Congrats Paula Gajewski! [4/25/16]

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski on receiving the Tracy Hammer Graduate Student Award at the NatSci Alumni Awards program!

Congrats to Dr. Sander Frank! [4/22/16]

Congratulations to Dr. Sander Frank on passing his Genetics PhD defense!

Congrats Paula Gajewski! [4/11/16]

Congratulations to Paula Gajewski who's  group from Spartan Innovations Venture Fellows won 2nd place in the Michigan Greenlight Business Model Competition for their work on developing an application for a novel immunoassay (made by Drs. Mark Worden and Paul Satoh). For more information visit http://greenlightmichigan.com/

Congrats to Nick Panchy! [4/8/16]

Congratulations to Nick Panchy who received a 1st place poster award at MSU's 14th annual Plant Science Graduate Student Research Symposium!

Congrats to Jingpeng Li! [4/1/16]

Congratulations to Jinpeng Li who received the 2nd place AACT and  Charles River Best Abstract Award, and the 3rd place ITSS Student  Presentation Award for his poster presentation at the Society of  Toxicology 55th Annual Meeting!

Congrats to Mitch Roth! [3/7/16]

Mitch is the national graduate student winner of the Syngenta Agricultural Scholarship essay contest. Congrats Mitch on a well-deserved honor!

Congrats to Ashley Severance! [3/7/16]

Ashley successefully passed the second stage of her comprehensive examination! Congratulations on achieving the milestone of becoming a Ph.D. candidate!