Monthly Archives: August 2012


Kyle and Sarai pass their qualifying exam!

Congratulations Kyle and Sarai on successfully passing the qualifying exam with stellar marks. The ‘Q exam’ consists of evaluation of class performance as well as a research proposal complete with a project description, preliminary data and future aims. Everyone was very impressed by the quality of the proposals. It was […]


Kyle Wins Great Lakes Scholarship!

The Great Lakes National Scholarship recognizes outstanding students in STEM disciplines in undergraduate and graduate programs.  The award was initially open to 20,000 applicants, which were cut to around 2,000 in the first round.  Upon providing a faculty evaluation and further information, a final pool of 750 award winners were […]