The New Innovator Award supports unusually innovative research from early career investigators. More information on all of this year’s awardees is available here and there is also a nice article in the Stanford Daily.
Yesterday Mirae graduated with a B.S. in Physics. We are going to miss her around the lab as she heads off to do an internship in France and a Ph.D. at MIT. Congratulations, Mirae!
For more information, see the 2018 Beckman Young Investigators announcement
Alistair will be presenting a talk this afternoon (3/22) at the Systems Biology: Global Regulation of Gene Expression conference at Cold Spring Harbor. He is also co-moderating the session on the 3D Architecture of the Nucleus. If you prefer to get your fill of snow in British Columbia, you can also catch Alistair’s talk at the Keystone Symposium on Chromatin […]
Admissions microscope room tour this afternoon — meet in the DB library at 3:20pm. (thanks for the artwork, TzuChiao!)
A quick shout out to Leslie, who just passed her qualifying exam. Congratulations, Leslie! We celebrated with some wine and cake.
We went back to Foothills park for another lab picnic. It was a beautiful day, much cooler than when we were last there in August. We saw a couple of red-tailed hawks and a pocket gopher.
Last night the lab carved up some jack-o’-lanterns and tried some of Trader Joe’s finest pumpkin-flavored offerings. (photo credit: Leslie)
Lab renovations are planned to start in September 2016. Microscope assembly and basic experiments should start in November. We’ll be accepting rotation students in both winter and spring quarters!