Eli Soyfer: Recipient of the 2018 Danny Brower Memorial Scholarship

May 15, 2018

Tucson native Eli Soyfer has known about Dr. Danny Brower for a while. When Brower, former MCB Department Head, died unexpectedly in 2007, there was a story in the paper, Soyfer recalls. “I...

Kotaro Fujimaki: MCB 2018 Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Scholarship

Apr 30, 2018

With five published papers, exceptional wet lab and computational skills, and impressive creativity in experimental design, Kotaro Fujimaki is the 2018 MCB Outstanding Graduate Student in Scholarship...

Nicolette Brown: MCB 2018 Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Service

Apr 30, 2018

Before there was a #MeToo movement and a renewed focus on workplace harassment and discrimination, there was Nicolette Brown, combining her love of research with a passion for creating inclusive work...

Johan Martinez-Fuentes: MCB 2018 Outstanding Graduate Student Award for Teaching

Apr 30, 2018

MCB’s Outstanding Graduate Student in Teaching for 2018, Johan Martinez-Fuentes, is inspiring students to have a “dendrite moment.” “In middle school, my science teacher used to call it a ‘...