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Stupka Symposium – Call for Posters
The deadline for poster submission for the 11th Annual Stupka Symposium is Monday, March 21, 2016.
The poster session is set for Thursday, April 7th, 2 – 4 p.m., in the MBB Atrium. All posters must be displayed in the MBB atrium by Thursday, April 7th at 10:00 a.m and remain displayed during the entire event, until Friday April 8th at 8:00 a.m. Presenters must be attending their poster during the assigned session for judging. A final schedule will be sent when submissions close. Winners will be announced at the poster award ceremony Thursday evening.
For more information on submitting posters, go to the Stupka Symposium website or send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Registration is required to attend the Stupka Symposium. Registration is free and must be completed by Monday, April 4, 2016.
Guru Rao Named Associate Vice President for Research
Guru Rao, Roy J. Carver professor in Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology and chair of the department since 2009, has been named Associate Vice President in the office of the Vice President for Research, effective February 15, 2016.
Iowa State University Research Helps Find Root Development Key
Guru Rao, professor of Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, and his research team collaborated with an international group of scientists on the discovery that was presented last week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Priyanka Sandal, a graduate student in Rao’s lab, is a joint first author of the paper titled: PP2A-3 interacts with ACR4 and regulates formative cell division in the Arabidopsis root.
Andreotti and Oldham Featured on Women Impacting ISU Calendar
Amy Andreotti, Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust professor of BBMB and director of the Roy J. Carver Initiative in Biomolecular Structure and Function, and Anne Oldham, academic adviser in Food Science and Human Nutrition and director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics, are two of 12 women who will be featured in the “2016 Women Impacting ISU” calendar.
Donald Bietz receives Marvin A. Pomerantz Award
Donald Beitz has been awarded the Marvin A. Pomerantz Award in recognition for his accomplishments in teaching and research. As part of the Pomerantz Award, Dr. Beitz will receive $3,500 to support his scholarly work.