Our lab had a HUGE presence at the McNair undergrad research conference!! Kiana, Amy, Hannah, Idara, Laura, Enza, Mainlyng, Kassandra, and Ruben all presented posters.
** getting closer to my dream of someday having a picture of everyone at once! **
Here are 8 out of 18 people currently in the lab, 44%…almost halfway there!!!
Mainlyng presents at the STEM Transformation Institute weekly lunch seminar series
Kyriaki presents at the National CIRTL Forum in Philadelphia
Melissa speaks at ComSciCom Miami on how to explain a scientific paper in 210 words.
Kiana presents at the McNair Symposium (and so does honorary lab member Rose)
Tessy’s paper is published!
The lab travels to the SABER (Society for the Advancement of Biology Education Research) annual meeting with SIX posters! Special guest: John Geiger
We were also included on a poster with Mary Washburn and Miriam Segura-Totten at the University of North Georgia…our first official collaboration!
Simone wins a Young Botanist award!
(celebratory lunch included)
Chelsey and M.J graduate!!! Congratulations!
(complete with a celebratory breakfast)
Melissa gives a presentation on what we are doing in the lab at the FIU Discipline Based Education Research (DBER) seminar series
Amy, Kiana, and Chelsey present their research at the FIU undergraduate research conference.
Kiana, Simone, Ateev, and Rose (honorary lab member) presented their research at the Emerging Researchers National (ERN) conference in Washington, DC.
Matt’s PLOS Biology paper is featured on The Node: a community site for and by developmental biologists:
Kiana is accepted as a McNair Fellow for 2019-2020!
Matt’s first paper is published in PLOS Biology!
Melissa presents on how to include primary literature into your course as part of the American Society of Cell Biology’s annual meeting.
Nick presents his first poster at the FIU Learning Assistants Conference. Nice work Nick!
Simone and Chaz receive McNair Fellow awards for their summer research projects
Melissa gave a seminar to the Biology Department highlighting research done by Eva, Matt, Kyriaki, Chelsey, Kiana, and Amy.
Good bye and good luck to Matt!
FIVE undergraduates in the lab presented at the 2018 FIU McNair conference!
Amy’s first poster!
I can’t keep track of how many posters Chaz has done. He is a pro!
Chelsey’s first poster!
Kiana’s first poster (and right before a big orgo exam)!
Simone’s first McNair poster!
Welcome, Kyriaki! We are happy you are here at FIU!
We had three posters and two talks at the 2018 SABER conference. Matt was a champ helping out with them all!
Eva’s paper is published! download PDF
Eva is going back to Sweden, but not without some cake first. Good luck Eva! We will miss you!
Eva’s paper is accepted! Go Eva!
Our lab has FIVE abstracts accepted to the 2018 SABER biology education conference!
Chris presents his research at the FIU Faculty Innovations for Student Success Showcase
Chaz presents his research at the FIU STEM Undergraduate Research Symposium
Our first paper as a lab is PUBLISHED!!!!!!!!
Chaz and MJ present their research at the Emerging Researchers National Conference in Washington, DC
Chaz and MJ present their research at the FIU McNair Scholars Research Conference
MJ at the poster session!