Saket Bagde and Chris Fromme in lab

Saket Bagde research unlocks the gateway for new medicines

Saket Bagde (Class of 2018) has published a first-author paper that has important implications for drug development.  “Modular Polyketide Synthase Contains Two Reaction Chambers that Operate Asynchronously,” was published in […]

Mariela Nunez Santos in the lab

Mariela Nunez Santos awarded Provost Diversity Summer Fellowship

Mariela (Class of 2016) was awarded a Provost Diversity Fellowship for Summer 2022.  She will also be recognized as a Graduate School Dean’s Scholar. Mariela conducts her research as a […]

Irma Fernandez

Irma Fernandez receives 2021 Advanced Career Exemplary Service award

Irma Fernandez (Class of 2016) was awarded an Advanced Career Exemplary Service award for her many contributions to creating a more diverse, inclusive and accessible environment, not only within the […]

Julius Judd

Julius Judd receives 2021 Mann Award

Julius Judd (Class of 2017) was awarded the 2021 Harry and Samuel Mann Outstanding Graduate Student Award. Julius is co-mentored by John Lis and Cedric Feschotte, who nominated him for […]

Ravi Patel

Ravi Patel receives Wellnitz Award for paper in Nucleic Acids Research

Ravi Patel, a graduate student in the Grimson lab (and recent graduate) received the Wellnitz Award for their paper in Nucleic Acids Research. They have developed an experimental approach, Combined […]

BMCB Graduate Students Awarded Calvo Teaching Award

BMCB graduate students received the 2021 Calvo Teaching awards. Sarah Allen received the award for TA-ing BIOMG 6870: Tricks of the Trade: How to Use Genetics to Dissect Cells, Molecules […]

Jordana Bloom

Jordana Bloom Awarded the LPS First Author Outstanding Paper of the Year Award

Jordana Bloom’s first author research paper as a graduate student in Dr. John Schimenti’s lab entitled “Sexually Dimorphic DNA Damage Responses and Mutation Avoidance in the Mouse Germline” was recognized […]

Ethan Sanford in lab

Ethan Sanford received CVG Distinguished Scholar Award

Ethan Sanford, a 5th-year Ph.D. student in Marcus Smolka’s laboratory, received a Distinguished Scholar Award from the Cornell Center from Vertebrate Genomics (CVG) for his proposal, “Phosphoproteomics of Recombinational DNA […]

MBG Graduate Students Receive Outstanding TA Awards

Our students move science forward not only through their own research in their labs but also by helping increase knowledge about science and scientific research in Cornell classrooms! Sara Downs […]

Life Sciences Diversity Recruitment Weekend: June 11-12

Graduate students from Biochemistry, Molecular and Cell Biology (BMCB), Genetics, Genomics and Development (GGD), Biophysics, and the department of Microbiology and Biomedical and Biological Sciences (BBS) are organizing Life Sciences […]