#UofGSummerFest Microbe Art Pictures!

Thank you to all who participated in MCB's Microbe Art activity during U of G's SummerFest which took place on June 25th, 2017.

We've given your art a few days to grow, and below are the final results!

First Set of Microbe Art:

First Set of Microbe Art

Second Set of Microbe Art:

MCB graduate students David Sycantha and Danielle Williams receive awards at the Canadian Society of Microbiologists 2017 Conference.

Congratulations to MCB's David Sycantha (Clarke lab) and Danielle Williams (Whitfield lab) who received awards at the Canadian Society of Microbiologists 2017 Conference held in Waterloo, ON (June 19-23, 2017).

Award Details:

Danielle Williams: Terry Beveridge Poster Competition Award.

David Sychantha: Canadian College of Microbiologists Student Symposium Award For Top Student Oral Presentation. 

Congratulations to all!


Congratulations to our MCB Award recipients for 2017! All will all be recognized at the CBS Awards Event in November.

Please join us in congratulating our MCB Award recipients for 2017. All will all be recognized at the CBS Awards Event in November.

Graduate Awards:

Love Sandhu - Roche Molecular Biochemicals Award of Excellence ($500)

Awarded to a graduate student registered in Molecular and Cellular Biology who has presented the best graduate seminar (MCB*6500/*7500) during the academic year. 

MCB Graduate Students Win Awards at the 2017 Waterloo-Guelph-Laurier Protein Symposium

MCB graduate students won multiple poster awards at the 2017 Waterloo-Guelph-Laurier Protein Symposium. Twenty-one excellent posters and 3 short talks were presented by MCB students and research staff. Congratulations to the award recipients: Liam Doyle (Whitfield lab), Carys Jones (Clarke lab), Sean Liston (Whitfield lab) and Kevin Rea (Akhtar lab). The 3rd conference of this annual event was held on June 5th, 2017 and hosted by the University of Waterloo. 

Congratulations to all participants!

MCB Summer LATE Lab Manual Sales Taking Place in SSC 4483

MCB Late lab manuals are taking place now.

Please note that lab manual sales prices have increased by $5.00 since the conclusion of sales on May 16th (all manuals are now $15). 

Sales location:  Science Complex Room 4481 (4th floor admin suite).
For sales updates, please check MCB's twitter feed: UofG_MCB

Congratulations to Claire Martin & Sara Timpano, recipients of this year's Dr. Donald Robert Phillips Scholarship!

This year's Dr. Donald Robert Phillips Scholarship seminars by recipients Claire Martin (Jones Lab) and Sara Timpano (Uniacke Lab) will take place on Tuesday, May 9 at 9 am in MacNaughton 113.

These two awards were established in memory of Dr. Donald Robert Phillips, OAC'66, a genetics researcher, and are awarded to graduate students in MCB on the basis of their contributions to research, as evidenced by their published papers, conference presentations, and achievement at the graduate level. 

We hope you will attend.

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