UNIQUE Research Experiences of MARC Students: 2007

  • Jessica Aguilar: UA BRAVO program; University of Bergen, Norway; Arve Egil Asbjørnsen,
  • Tara Archuleta: Vanderbilt University Summer Science Academy; Dr. Anne Kenworthy
  • Adam Bastidas: MIT Summer Research Program; Dr. Bob Sauer
  • Nina Castro: UA BRAVO program; research study at Universidad Peruana Cayatano Heredia, Lima, Peru; Dr. Robert Gilman from Johns Hopkins
  • Ryan Delgado: Washington University St. Louis Summer Research Program; Dr. Wojciech A. Swat
  • Elyse Paluscio: Cornell University Summer Research Program; Dr. Esther Angert
  • Stephanie Schnell: Duke University Summer Research Program; Dr. Marcy Speer

Special Invited Opportunities

  • Nina Castro, Elyse Paluscio: Berkeley Edge Program, November

Meetings attended:

  • Ryan Delgado: Amer Assoc for Cancer Research, Los Angeles, April
  • Nicholas Harrell, Bee Vu: Amer Assoc for Advancement of Science, San Francisco, March
  • Jessica Aguilar, Tara Archuleta, Luis Barraza, Adam Bastidas, Ryan Delgado, Jason Espinoza, Zeke Gebrekidane, Alysia Lozano, Marwan Mustafa, Elyse Paluscio, Stephanie Schnell, Erika Starks, Danyel Wynn: Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), Austin, TX, November
  • Nina Castro: Annual Meeting of American Society for Tropic Medicine and Hygiene, November

Awards received:

  • Stephanie Schnell, Jason Espinoza: Outstanding Poster awards at the ABRCMS meeting
  • Danyel Wynn: first place in Biological Sciences posters at UA Student Showcase – November

Other activities:

  • Alysia Lozano, McNair trainee