Karissa Yamaguchi is a Senior working under Dr. Xiuren Zhang and just received the University Outstanding Juniors Award! Both Karissa and Dr. Zhang attended a breakfast for the Phi Kappa Phi Honors Society at the University Club, where Karissa and other students were honored for their achievements. Congratulations Karissa! We’re all so proud of you!
Posted on August 28, 2015 by Katrina Buerger The B.S. degree in Biochemistry offered by the Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics recently became one of 38 such degrees in the United States to be accredited by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB). The program was recognized for its outstanding faculty, its requirement… Read More →
Shrishiv Timbalia, a senior Biochemistry major from the Gohil lab, was awarded this year’s Nestor Bottino Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Research. Shri began his research on mitochondrial biogenesis during his freshmen year and continued through his senior year. During this time, Shri discovered a novel mitochondrial respiratory chain complex IV assembly factor, Coa6, and showed… Read More →
Article Courtesy of Honors Undergraduate Research Blog https://tamuhonors.wordpress.com/ Biochemistry and genetics double major Jennifer Tran ‘18 from Carrollton, Texas, is the third of our three new Beckman Scholars from Texas A&M University. Tran impressed the faculty, staff, and student application reviewers and interview panel with her ability to view issues from multiple angles, her appreciation… Read More →
Article Courtesy of Honors Undergraduate Research Blog https://tamuhonors.wordpress.com/ The Goldwater Scholarship is a competitive National Fellowship that recognizes students with outstanding potential who wish to pursue careers in STEM research and rewards them with a maximum of a $7500 scholarship to be used in the coming academic year. The 2015 Goldwater Scholars were selected from… Read More →
Article Courtesy of Honors Undergraduate Research Blog https://tamuhonors.wordpress.com/ Biochemistry major Gabrielle Lessen ’18 from Alexandria, Louisiana, has been chosen as one of three new Beckman Scholars from Texas A&M University. Lessen impressed the faculty, staff, and student application reviewers and interview panel with her obvious intelligence, drive, passion for knowledge and research, and her… Read More →
Trina Gregory, our Undergraduate Academic Advisor, just got one of the 2013 President’s Academic Advising Awards. Five Texas A&M advising staff have been named winners of the prestigious President’s Award for Academic Advising. Established in 2004, the awards recognize outstanding individuals who exemplify the qualities and practices of exceptional academic advising and service to students. Congratulations… Read More →
Spring 2013: On April 13, 2013, the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences held its annual Convocation during Parent’s Weekend where they recognize all outstanding students, faculty and staff. This year our very own Riddhi Bodani and Kayla McEnery were awarded the Senior Merit award, which is the top award given to students in the… Read More →
Spring 2013: Congratulations to Riddhi Bodani for being among 50 undergraduates at Texas A&M chosen to receive this award which acknowledges academic achievement, leadership, service and campus activities. The selection for this award was reviewed by a committee of faculty, staff and students appointed by the Vice President for Student Affairs. Once again congratulations Riddhi!