STUDENTS

Over the years at UCA and now at Salve I have had the very good fortune to work with a very dedicated group of undergraduate and graduate students.
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Salve Regina University

2013/2014

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Lab People (left to right)
Front Row

Kari Clifton, Ph.D., Post-doc
Shennel Gelin, Ulva Project
Meaghan Trzasko, Prickle Development
Meghan Sylvia, Arabidopsis Transformation
Hope Allen, Ulva Project
Rhiannon Morrissey, Human Cell Culture
Adriana Enxuto, DNA Fingerprinting
Caroline Borelli, Flower Development
Alyssa Guarracino, Human Cell Culture
Gwen Beauman, DNA Extraction
Back Row
Slater Roosa, Ulva Project
JD Swanson, Ph.D., Grand Overseer
Noe Mercado, Ulva Project
Eric Dominguez, DNA Fingerprinting
Stephanie Liptak, qPCR Human Cells
Kelsey Stafstrom, qPCR Human Cells

 2011/2012


Lab People (left to right)
Noe Mercado-Undergraduate, Ulva Project
Shennel Gelen- Undergraduate, Ulva Project
Christine Stimpson- Undergraduate, Ulva Project
Elna Munsen- Undergraduate, Education Outreach
Ally Bierce- Undergraduate, Tissue Culture
Kaitlin Morton- Undergraduate, Rubus Prickle Biology
Alexis Gallipoli- Undergraduate, Strawberry Tissue Culture
JD Swanson- Devious Planning and professional beggar
Matt Breseman- Undergraduate, Ulva Biology, Next gen gene checking
Adam Barragan- Undergraduate, Injury rate in Karate study
Jessica Shea- Undergraduate, Strawberry Tissue Culture
Alyssa Guarracino- Undergraduate, Human Cell Culture
Amy Canino- Undergraduate, Rubus gene identification
Not pictured above:
Kristen Dostie- Ulva Project, Lab Manager (for a summer!)
Kelsey Stafstrom- Undergraduate, Human Cell Culture

University of Central Arkansas

2009/2010 and 2010/2011

Lab People (back to front, left to right)
Coleman Little-Undergraduate, Prickle Lignification
Courtney Walker-Undergraduate, TC and Transformation of Rubus
Danielle Tippit-Undergraduate, Whole Mount ISH
Jennyfer Delvasto-Undergraduate, Tomato MYB project
Natasha Skiver– Undergraduate, TC and Transformation of Rubus
Ben Magie-Undergraduate Student, Prickle Lignification
Cynthia Rodriguez-Undergraduate, Rubus Fingerprinting
Tatum Brannaman–M.S. Student, LEAFY Project
Maggie Wilson– Undergraduate, Flower Development
Meghan Thompson—Undergraduate, Trichome Gene Analysis
JD Swanson-PI, General annoyance
Nikki Spencer-M.S. Student, Rubus Marker Analysis
Kayla Hill-Undergraduate, Trichome Gene Analysis
Kyle McClinton-Undergraduate, English Proofer
Nadine Gates-Undergraduate, Tissue Culture of Rubus
Kayla Parker-Undergraduate, Rubus Tissue culture
Not pictured above:
Jessica Fite- Graduate, Prickle Development
Destiny Davis- Undergraduate, Prickle Development Gene Hunter
Jon Cauldwell—Undergraduate, GA response to flowering
Ben Spillyards- Undergraduate, Flower and fruit development

 2008/2009

Lab People (left to right)
Allicia Kellogg—Undergraduate, GL1 and GIS Function
Jon Cauldwell—Undergraduate, GA response to flowering
David Huisman-Undergraduate, Rubus Fingerprinting
Kayla Parker-Undergraduate, Rubus Tissue culture
Nikki Knox-Undergraduate, Rubus Marker Analysis
Nadine Gates (Front)-Undergraduate, Tissue Culture of Rubus
Madeline Richmond-Undergraduate, Rubus Genomic Library
Meghan Thompson—Undergraduate, Trichome Gene Analysis
Jennyfer Delvasto-Undergraduate, Prickle Lignificaion
Coleman Little-Undergraduate, Prickle Lignification
Tatum Brannaman–M.S. Student, LEAFY Project
Nathan Jones-M.S. Student, cDNA Library creation of Rubus
Ben Magie-Undergraduate Student, Prickle Lignification
JD Swanson-PI, General annoyance

2007/2008

Lab People (left to right)
Jordan Haas—Undergraduate, Time Lapse Photography
Allicia Kellogg—Undergraduate, GL1 and GIS Function
Kyle Dixon-Undergraduate, Alligator Genetics
Coleman Little-Undergraduate, Prickle Lignification
Ben McMurry-Undergraduate, Meristem gene identification
Felicia Plunkett—Undergraduate, Bioinformatics
Jessie Needham (Back)-Undergraduate, Alligator Genetics
Nadine Gates (Front)-Undergraduate, Tissue Culture of Rubus
Nathan Jones-M.S. Student, cDNA Library creation of Rubus
Tatum Brannaman–M.S. Student, LEAFY Project
JD Swanson-PI, General annoyance
Inset
Nikki Knox-Undergraduate, Rubus Marker Analysis
Madeline Richmond-Undergraduate, Rubus Marker Analysis

2006/2007

Lab People (left to right)
Jordan Haas—Undergraduate, Time Lapse Photography
Allicia Kellogg—Undergraduate, SEM of Prickle Development
Felicia Plunkett—Undergraduate, Bioinformatics
Tatum Brannaman–Undergraduate, LEAFY Project
Kyle Dixon-Undergraduate, Alligator Genetics
JD Swanson-PI, General Nosiness
Ben McMurry-Undergraduate, Meristem gene identification