Recent News

March 3, 2014
Lydia received a Ruth L. Kirchstein NRSA F31 postdoctoral fellowship from the NIH.

January 22, 2014
Kathryn was awarded a postdoctoral fellowship from the Life Sciences Research Foundation, one of about 25 from >1000 applicants.

January 22, 2014
Chris received a travel grant from the Office of Undergraduate Research.

January 14, 2014
Kathryn was selected runner-up for the Larry Sandler Award of the Genetics Society of America.

December 2, 2013
Eric received a DeLill Nasser travel award from the Genetics Society of America.

October 17, 2013
Our paper on mitotic crossovers in Blm mutants was accepted for publication in Genetics.

September 29, 2013
Nicole won the award for best talk by a postdoc at the Genetics Scientific Retreat at the Beach.

September 29, 2013
Lydia won an award for outstanding poster by a postdoc at the Genetics Scientific Retreat at the Beach.

September 29, 2013
Stephanie gave a fantastic talk at the Genetics Scientific Retreat at the Beach.

September 12, 2013
Alums Sarah Radford and Dan Bergstralh gave great Early Career Stage talks at the EMBO Drosophila Cell Division conference.

July 18, 2013
Stephanie's commentary on C. elegans meiotic resolvases was published in PLOS Genetics.

June 13, 2013
Susan's paper on chromosomal position and meiotic recombination was accepted by G3.

May 17, 2013
Our scuplture Polypropylenetenes was exhibited in the Ackland Art Museum.

May 12, 2013
Salma's story was featured on the front page of the Raleigh News and Observer.

April 17, 2013
Our supplement for a collaboration with Dorothy Erie and Matt Redinbo received funding for two years.

April 5, 2013
Kathryn gave a great talk at the Fly Meeting, as did former lab member Sarah Radford.

April 1, 2013
Nicole started on her NRSA postdoctoral fellowship.

March 29, 2013
Danielle was awarded a Graduate Research Fellowship from NSF.

March 29, 2013
Chris was awarded a SURF from the Office of Undergraduate Research.

March 22, 2013
Kathleen and Salma spoke at the Biology Undergraduate Research Symposium, receiving Honors and Highest Honors.

March 8, 2013
Kathryn defended her PhD dissertation.

March 21, 2013
Kathryn's review of meiotic recombination was accepted for publication in the June issue of Genetics.

March 19, 2013
Lydia won a Postdoctoral Fellowship in Basic Research from the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.

February 7, 2013
Kathryn won the Harold Weintraub Graduate Student Award.