Sara Dorhmi graduated this semester with a BS in Plant Biology. As an undergrad, Sara co-authored a video article in Fungal Genetics and Biology, received a CURO Research Assistantship, and received a PBIO Undergraduate Research Award, which she used to research blast disease in the Khang lab. She was also on the Dean's List and a Plant Center Undergraduate Presenter. Way to go, Sara!
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Alumnus - Steve Franks
Alumnus Steve Franks is a professor at Fordham University in NY.
Alumnus - Elise Bartelme
Alumna Elise Bartelme teaching a Plant Biology lab course (2014).
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced
Girl Scout Science Day
Graduate student Michelle Hwang and Post-Doc Karolina Heyduck look over the shoulders of two young students working on a computer science module for Girl Scout Day.