Congratulations to LSAMP-BD Cohort XI Fellows for winning in their respective categories at the 23rd Annual Cal State L.A. Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity on February 27, 2015. Edith Soto (pictured on the left) received 1st place for her oral presentation titled "Temperature Determination of Young Stellar Objects in near star forming regions." Kumar Tiger (pictured on the right) received 1st place for his poster presentation titled "Identifying MyoD knockdown cell lines using qRT-PCR assays for MyoD and Myogenin mRNAs."
Congratulations to LSAMP-BD Cohort XI Fellows Ismael Perez and Kumar Tiger for being accepted as a 2015 FOCUS Scholar at the Georgia Institute of Technology!
Kumar Tiger and Ismael Perez at the Georgia Institute of Technology (GT) 2015 FOCUS Program for students applying to PhD programs at GT in the next two years.
Kumar Tiger in front of The Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech. Ismael Perez in front of The Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech.
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Georgia Institute of Technology. Georgia Insitute of Technology
Top Row (Left to Right): Eduardo Reynoso, Monica Chinea Diliz, Hakob Karaoglanian, Christopher Goldsmith
Middle Row (Left to Right): Yola Wong K, Kenisha Shipley, Jessica Cisneros, Jeanette Cobian
Bottom Row (Left to Right): Karen Garcia, Pamela Russell, Jennifer Rodriguez, Hawra Karim
Congratulations to LSAMP-BD Cohort X (2012-2014)! Ten of the 12 BD fellows began a STEM Ph.D. program Fall 2014. Good luck to all of you in your future endeavors!
The funding for this program is provided by the National Science Foundation under Grant # HRD- 1363399.