Old news that is worth remembering…

October 2018

We are co-organizing SEPEEG at Mountain Lake Biological Station. We will see everyone there!

July 2018 

We received an EAGER grant from the National Science Foundation! Looking forward to doing some cool science with the money: https://wydaily.com/science-technology/2018/07/20/this-lab-studies-the-social-interaction-of-yeast-yes-yeast/

May 2018

Congrats to our graduates Adam, Brianna, Danting, Rachel, and Zach!!! We will miss you. Best of luck in all your future endeavors.

April 2018 

Congrats to Alec, Juliana, Matt, and Sophie for receiving summer funding from the Charles Center. And congrats to Maliha for being awarded the DeFontes Fellowship!

March 2018

Congrats to lab alum Bernadette and Angela, and current member Adam. Our biofilm fitness paper was accepted for publication.

October 2017

Congrats to Danting and Zach for being accepted into Phi Beta Kappa!

Congrats to Danting for winning best undergrad talk at SEPEEG this year. We are looking forward to co-hosting the meeting next year.

August 2017

We received an R15 grant from the National Institutes of Health! Looking forward to doing some cool science with the money.

May 2017

A hearty congratulations to Bernadette for being selected as the Lord Botetourt Medal recipient at commencement-- a well-deserved honor. 

Congrats to Bernadette, Angela, Despina, and Miriam on graduating. You will be missed!

April 2016

Congratulations to Zach for receiving a Charles Center Summer Fellowship, and to Bernadette for receiving a Dintersmith Fellowship for her honors research.

Congratulations to Bernadette on becoming a Goldwater Scholar for the research she is doing on our Trojan Horse strain.

March 2016

Congratulations to Adam and Brianna on being awarded Monroe Summer Fellowships.

May 2015

We received an award from the Jeffress Trust Awards Program in Interdisciplinary Research, which is supported by the Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust. We look forward to doing some cool science with this grant.

April 2015

A manuscript accepted by The American Naturalist.

Congratulations Brent on receiving the Charles Center Summer Fellowship!

Congratulations Despina on being awarded the HHMI/ALCOA Summer Fellowship!

March 2015

Congratulations Bernadette on being awarded a Monroe Summer Fellowship!

February 2015

The lab is finally set-up. It is our official Grand Opening.