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News article: Yiyun Lin awarded a position in the BIO 2019 I-Corps Bio-Entrepreneurship Workshop

Yiyun Lin, a PhD student in Michelle Jones lab in Horticulture and Crop Science has been awarded a position in the BIO 2019 I-Corps Bio-Entrepreneurship Workshop and access to the 2019 BIO International Convention in Philadelphia in early June.

Event: HCS Spring Seminar Series
HCS Spring 2019 Seminar Series 

 

News article: PhD student, Nathan Nordstedt, wins scholarship from American Floral Endowment

Horticulture and Crop Science PhD student, Nathan Nordstedt, was awarded this year's Altman Family Scholarship from the American Floral Endowment. The Altman Family Scholarship awards two students an award of $5,000 for one year. To learn more about the scholarship check out the American Floral Endowment's website. 

Click here to read an interview with Nathan about his award. 

News article: Nathan Nordstedt wins Richard T. Meister Scholarship

Horticutlure and Crop Science graduate student, Nathan Nordstedt, was awarded the Richard T. Meister Scholarship from the American Floral Endowment. The scholarship is for $3,900. Nathan is a Ph.D. student studying molecular biology of floriculture crops. Read more about Nathan's award here. 

Congratulations Nathan! 

News article: Ph.D. student Kaylee South wins 2017 Paul Ecke, Jr. Scholarship

HCS student, Kaylee South, was awarded the 2017 Paul Ecke Jr. Scholarship, a $10,000 scholarship through the American Floral Endowment. Kaylee is pursuing her Ph.D. in agriculture and is researching botrytis in floriculture crops.

To learn more about Kaylee's award check out the American Floral Endowment website. 

Event: HCS Colloquium

Presenter: Juan Quijia Pillajo

Advisor: Dr. Michelle Jones

SAC members: Dr. John Finer, Dr. Joshua Blakeslee

Proposal Type: MS Proposal

Title of Presentation: Characterization of autophagy related genes in Petunia

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