Biology Undergraduates Present Thesis Research at the Biology Undergraduate Symposium

Fourth year Biology undergraduates shared the results of their senior thesis research at the Biology Undergraduate Symposium (BUS) on Monday April 11th, 2016. The day long event is a celebration of their senior year and showcases the contributions that students make to the research program of this department. Congratulations to all of our students!

Awards were given for best oral and poster presentations in several categories.
This year’s winners are:

BEST ORAL PRESENTATION

Abigail Lee
“Chronic Exposure of Brown Hydra to Environmentally Relevant Concentrations of Pharmaceuticals”
Abigail completed her thesis research in the laboratory of Dr Joanna Wilson

BEST POSTER PRESENTATION

Stela Danaj
“Death by Dyeing: Possible chemical Signalling Effects of Charming Acid on Hypsibius dujardini”
Stela completed her thesis research in the laboratory of Dr. Jon Stone

HONORABLE MENTION ORAL PRESENTATIONS

David Crisante, Cellular and Molecular Biology Category
Hoifung Ma, Learning and Pedagogy Category
Josephine Vescio, Physiology Category
Nicole Revie, Genetics Category
Theresa Warriner, Ecology Category

HONORABLE MENTION POSTER PRESENTATIONS

Samiksha Kaul, Human Studies – Health and Behaviour Category
Madeline Kubieski, Animal Studies Category
Chloe Bair-Marshall, Cellular and Molecular Biology Category