Monthly Archives: November 2017

Student Spotlight: Academic-Year Scholar, Katie Penton

  • November 29, 2017
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Congratulations to 2017 Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar, Katie Penton on receiving one of only eight prestigious Mississippi Space Grant Consortium Graduate Research Fellowships! This Academic-Year Scholar has recently begun working on her graduate degree in the Master of Science in Natural Science program at Delta State University. Since her time as a Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year […]

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Catching Up with 2014 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Demitria Love

  • November 27, 2017
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Tougaloo College graduate, Demitria Love has continued to build on the experience she gained from the Mississippi INBRE Service Scholars program. Before applying for the program, Demitria was unsure where her scholastic journey would take her. She said the Service Scholars program allowed her to see opportunities outside becoming a doctor. She discovered a passion […]

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Catching Up with 2014 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, Gary Crispell

  • November 17, 2017
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The University of Southern Mississippi graduate, Gary Crispell has continued to conduct valuable research since his time as a Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar. He says that being apart of the Mississippi INBRE program not only helped him to learn about basic laboratory procedures, but also gave him critical thinking skills and dedication necessary to conduct […]

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Catching up with 2013 Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar, JR Kent

  • November 15, 2017
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Mississippi University for Women graduate, JR Kent has been using the experience gained from his time as a Mississippi INBRE Research Scholar to take him into the field of biomedical research. JR says that his experience taught him about other careers that he may not have previously thought about. During his summer with Mississippi INBRE, […]

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Catching up with 2014 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Keith Cobb, Jr.

Tougaloo student, Keith Cobb, has continued to conduct research even after his experience as a Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar. While still working on his undergraduate degree at Tougaloo College, Keith is conducting research in the lab of Mississippi INBRE Research Development Grant recipient, Dr. Bidisha Sengupta. His research is entitled, “DNA Sequences Dictate the Properties […]

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Catching Up with 2015 Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar, Danielle Reed

Tougaloo College graduate, Danielle Reed has continued to excel in her field since completing her experience as a Mississippi INBRE Service Scholar. After graduation from Tougaloo and the completion of her summer experience, Danielle joined the staff at Open Arms Health Center. Currently, Danielle is working at LabCorps while pursuing a Masters of Public Health […]

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Student Spotlight: Academic-Year Scholar, DJ Hawkins

Mississippi INBRE Academic-Year Scholar, DJ Hawkins recently received an award for an outstanding research presentation in the Chemistry Division at the Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students in Phoenix, AZ. As a Millsaps College student, DJ conducted research entitled “Maleimide Coupled Doxorubicin.” Congratulations, DJ. We look forward to seeing where your Mississippi INBRE Scholar […]

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Mississippi INBRE Sends Students to National Conference, ABRCMS

Mississippi INBRE is proud of our Scholars, faculty and staff who represented Mississippi at the 2017 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students on November 1-4, 2017. Mississippi INBRE had seven Scholars representing six institutions at this year’s conference. Each student worked hard on their presentations and represented Mississippi well. Those in attendance included: Mississippi […]

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