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Silke Andresen awarded the 2022 "William Jackson and Jane Marshall Payne Graduate Fellowship in Microbiology" during our annual Jack Payne Alumni Seminar by alumna Dr. Chelsey VanDrisse on November 3, 2022. 

Ronnie Fulton of the Downs Lab is the recipient of the 2022 Dr. Juergen Wiegel Award.  The award was announced on October 13, 2022 at the Dr. Juergen Wiegel seminar given by Dr. Bradley Tolar. The Dr. Juergen Wiegel Graduate Award in Microbiology was established by Dr.

The Microbiology Faculty and Office Staff enjoyed a Fall 2022 retreat at the CCRC. The Department of Microbiology was able to enjoy a delicious lunch together and discuss all of the great things going on in the department. We look forward to an exciting academic year!

The Microbiology Department would like to congratulate the MGSA officers for 2022-2023. The newly elected officers will begin their term in July 2022.  We are very excited to have this great group leading us through the next academic year.  Please congratulate your new MGSA!

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