Month: April 2021

OVPR Announces 2021 SURF Awards – Includes 14 MCB Students

The 2021 Summer Undergraduate Research Fund (SURF) Awards were announced. 14 out of the 56 undergraduate SURF Award recipients for Summer 2021 are MCB students. These UConn students were selected from an exceptionally strong group of applicants representing diverse areas of academic inquiry. These students are: Michelle Antony ’23 (Molecular and Cell Biology, CLAS) Project […]

MCB Announces 2021 Summer Fellowship Awards

MCB is proud to announce the recipients of the 2021 graduate and undergraduate student summer fellowships.  These distinguished fellowships are made possible by some very generous donors and are offered on a competitive basis to the most highly qualified students. Please join us in congratulating them on their accomplishments and demonstrated academic promise. Claire M. […]

Two MCB Faculty Selected as Fulbright Scholars

Dr. Carolyn Teschke was recently selected as a Fulbright Scholar, and plans to visit the University of York during the Spring of 2022. She joins our other Fulbright Scholar, Dr. Michael Lynes, who was re-selected for the current year after the pandemic prevented his going to the University of Bergen last year. Dr. Teschke plans […]

Two MCB Students Named Goldwater Scholars

The Goldwater Scholarship is considered the nation’s premier scholarship for undergraduates studying math, natural sciences, and engineering. The students are: Katherine Lee ‘22 (CLAS) of Monroe, and Seema Patel ’22 (CLAS) of North Haven. The UConn winners are among just 410 students selected nationally for the award. See story in UConn Today