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Congratulations to GWIS national fellowship recipient Marissa McMahan!


Congratulations to the 2014 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winner!

Nicole Serio, graduate student in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Rhode Island, for her presentation at the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill & Ecosystem Science Conference, February 2015, in Houston, TX. 

This program is made possible by generous donations from GWIS members. 


Congratulations to the 2014 GWIS Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference Poster Award Winner!

Shiva Dastjerdi, graduate student at UMass-Boston, for her presentation at the Northeast Student Chemistry Research Conference, Boston, MA on April 12, 2014.

This program is made possible by generous donations from GWIS members. 


Congratulations to the 2013 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!

Carolyn Bauer, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Tufts University, for her presentation at the American Society of Mammalogists Annual Meeting in Philadelphia, PA, June 2013.

Elise Heiss, graduate student in the Department of Earth and Environment at Boston University, for her presentation at the 2014 Ocean Sciences Meeting in Honolulu, HI, February 2014.

Katrice King, graduate student in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at WPI, for her presentation at the 58th Annual Biophysical Society Meeting in San Francisco, CA, February 2014.

This program is made possible by generous donations from GWIS members. 


Congratulations to the 2012 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!

Christine R. Lattin, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Tufts University, for her presentation at the 10th International Symposium on Avian Endocrinology in Gifu Japan, June 2012.

Jennifer Mortensen, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Tufts University, for her presentation at the North American Ornithological Conference, Vancouver, CanadaAugust 2012.

Special thanks to our sponsors Pearson Higher Education and members of GWIS.


Congratulations to the 2011 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!

Alisha Holland, graduate student in the Psychology Department at Boston College, for her presentation at the Ninth Biennial Society for Applied Research in Memory and Cognition in New York, June 2011. 

April Jewel, graduate student in the Department of Chemistry at Tufts University, for her presentation at the 10th International Conference on the Structure of Surfaces, Hong Kong, August 2011.

Special thanks to our sponsors Pearson Higher Education, Thermo Fisher Scientific, and McGraw-Hill.


Congratulations to the 2010 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!

Jean Chang, graduate student in the BioInstrumentation Lab, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology for her presentation at the International Materials Research Conference meeting, Cancun, Mexico, in August 2010.

Georgia Karagiorgi, graduate student in the Physics Department at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, for her presentation at the Neutrino 2010 conference in Athens, Greece, in June 2010.

This program was funded by VWR Scientific and GWIS Alpha Omega Chapter.

Congratulations to the 2009 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!
Ms. Minda Berbeco, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Tufts University, for attendance at Carbon in Northern Forests, June 10-11, 2009.

Ms. Tamara Hartke, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Northeastern University, for attendance at Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, January 3-7, 2010.
 
This program was funded by VWR Scientific and GWIS Alpha Omega Chapter.
 
Congratulations to the 2008 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winner!
Ms. Linnea van Griethuijsen, graduate student in the Department of Biology at Tufts University, for attendance at the Adaptive Motion of Animals and Machines, June 1-6, 2008.

Honorable Mention:
Ms. Jiahui Spring Liu, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Boston University
Ms. Erin Hodges Trail, Department of Microbiology, Boston University School of Medicine

This program was funded by VWR Scientific and GWIS Alpha Omega Chapter.

Congratulations to the 2007 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winner!
Ms. Amanda Carey, graduate student in the Department of Psychology at Northeastern University, for attendance at the Society for Neuroscience conference, November 3-7, 2007.

 This program was funded by Biofine, Inc., Biogen Idec, Cambridge Isotope Laboratories, GE Healthcare, GenPath Pharmaceuticals, USB Corporation, VWR Scientific.

Congratulations to the 2006 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winners!
Ms. Sharotka Simon, graduate student in the Department of Biology at MIT for attendance at the Gordon Research Conference on Mutagenesis, August 6-10, 2006

Honorable Mention:
Ms. Leila Shokri, Department of Physics, Northeastern University
Ms. Marielle Postava-Davignon, Department of Biology, Northeastern University

 
Congratulations to the 2005 GWIS Alpha Omega travel award winner!
Ms. Ying Wei, graduate student in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Northeastern University for attendance at Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology in Detroit, June 23-25, 2005