December 2011: Congratulations to Alexandra Waits for being selected as a 2012 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Undergradate Research Scholar!
December 2011: Congratulations to Ryan Jones who was accepted to participate in the University of Florida's 9th Annual Marine Resources Population Dynamics Workshop, which will be held at the Mote Tropical Research Lab on Summerland Key from March 4-10th!
November 2011: Congratulations to Boopathy Sivaraman for successfully defending his Masters thesis!
October 2011: Muchos congratulations to Kay Rainey who has been accepted to medical school at the University of Alabama Birmingham! Nice work! Well deserved!
August 2011: Ryan heads out with Benjamin Perlman and a group from Wake Forest University for another rivulus collecting trip - this time in beautiful Belize (Long Caye and Sandbore Key!). Crocs, mosquitoes, and biting ants only livened up a wildly successful trip!
July 2011: Mark Garcia, Adam Fuller, Amanda Hanninen, and Ryan present at the Joint Meeting of the International Ethological Conference and Animal Behavior Society held at Indiana University.
July 2011: Annie Lennox, Josh Aquino, and Will Payne complete the HHMI summer research program with beautiful posters at the end-of-term symposium.
June 2011: Amanda Hanninen, Mark Garcia and Ryan finish a wildly successful rivulus collecting trip in the Florida Keys in collaboration with Yuying Hsu and her two students (Ching Chang and Yuyun Huang) and Benjamin Perlman, a PhD student in the laboratory of Miriam Ashley-Ross at Wake Forest University.
June 2011: Ryan becomes a Review Editor for the journal Frontiers in Aquatic Physiology.
May 2011: Congratulations to Gabriell Davis who has been accepted to the Masters Program in the Department of Biology at the University of Mississippi to work with Dr. Christopher Leary!
May 2011: Stephanie Robinson and Matthew Honkanen are off to participate in a Tropical Plant Diversity studies abroad program under the direction of Dr. John Clark!
May 2011: Ryan becomes an Associate Editor for the journal Behaviour.
April 2011: Amanda Hanninen has been awarded a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship! Thrilling!
April 2011: Elizabeth Lee and Griff Hall were finalists for Best Poster Presentation in the Natural Sciences at the 2011 University of Alabama Undergraduate Research Conference!
April 2011: Chelsea Raulerson was a finalist and won third place for Best Poster Presentation in the Natural Sciences at the 2011 University of Alabama Undergraduate Research Conference!
April 2011: Kay Rainey, Elizabeth Lee, Tom Bertalan, Griffin Hall, Jake Powers, Chelsea Raulerson, Robertson Pearce, Alexander Thompson, Matthew May, Richard Morris, Dan Whittelsey, and Candice Hovell presented poster and platform presentations at the 2011 University of Alabama Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities Conference.
April 2011: Chelsea Raulerson has been awarded a Department of Biological Sciences Michael L. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship for academic excellence.
March 2011: Matthew May has received the prestigious 2011 Randall Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award, which recognizes the University of Alabama's best research activity by an undergraduate. Bravo!
March 2011: Congratulations to Elizabeth Lee who has been accepted to the University of Central Florida Professional Science Masters in Conservation Biology Program and to the University of Alabama Biological Sciences Masters Program!
March 2011: Congratulations to Ian Kimbrough who has been accepted to, and will attend, the University of Alabama Birmingham Medical School Neuroscience Ph.D. Program!
March 2011: Congratulations to Susanna Tubbs who has been accepted to, and will attend, the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Medicine!
March 2011: Congratulations to Alexander Thompson who has been accepted to a Summer Studies in Marine Ecology course in the Bahamas for Summer 2011!
March 2011: Congratulations to Mark Nuttall who will attend the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Dentistry!
February 2011: Congratulations to Richard Morris who has been accepted to, and will attend, the University of Alabama Birmingham School of Dentistry!
January 2011: Mark Garcia (Ph.D. student) is the recipient of the 2011 University of Alabama, Department of Biological Sciences Graham Prize for excellence in research and teaching!
January 2011: Congratulations to Kyle Zigelsky who has been accepted to, and will attend, the Yale University Physician Assistant Program. Well deserved!
January 2011: Grad students and Doc Earley present at the 2011 Society for Integrative & Comparative Biology conference in Salt Lake City, UT.
January 2011: Welcome Amanda Hanninen - a new Masters student in the Earley lab!