Graduate School News

Music Keeps 'Artsy Scientist' Grounded

3minKendra Royston, a fifth-year PhD student and graduate research assistant in biology, has spent the past five years studying how nutrition can impact disease development, particularly with breast cancer. The research has been fascinating and, as a result, led her down a path she didn’t see coming. Read more ...

Congratulations to the 2017 3MT Winners

3minThe Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis Competition Oct. 5 at the Hill Student Center Alumni Theater. Congratulations to the winners of the Master's and Doctoral categories. 

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Congratulations to 2017 3MT Semifinalist

3minUAB Graduate School hosted its 2017 3 Minute Thesis preliminary competition September 26 in the Shelby Building. See the students moving forward to the semifinal round on October 5th. 

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Upcoming Events

SESSION 1
Social and Behavioral Sciences

1st Place
Sheryl M. Strasser – Health Education/Health Promotion

2nd Place
Ann Alriksson-Schmidt – Developmental Psychology

3rd Place
Alok Madan – Medical/Clinical Psychology

SESSION 2
Life Sciences

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James Daubenspeck – Microbiology

2nd Place
Alyssa A. Geis – Biology

3rd Place
Eric Seales – Molecular & Cellular Pathology

SESSION 3
Physical Sciences and Engineering

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Amber Sawyer – Biomedical Engineering

2nd Place
Chad A. Ulven – Materials Science

3rd Place
Haibin Ning – Materials Engineering

SESSION 4
Life Sciences

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Laila Abou-agag – Nutrition Sciences

2nd Place
Jack H. Crawford – Pathology

3rd Place
Duane Wesemann – Cell Biology

SESSION 5
Mathematics and Computer & Information Sciences

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Beum-Seuk Lee – Computer & Information Sciences

2nd Place
Daisy Wong – Computer & Information Sciences

3rd Place
Hongkun Zhang – Mathematics

SESSION 6
Life Sciences

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Douglas R. Moellering – Pathology

2nd Place
Liyu Wu – Molecular & Cellular Pathology

3rd Place
Valerie E. Meyers – Pathology

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Thomas Whisenhunt – Cell Biology

SESSION 7
Physical Sciences and Engineering

1st Place
Abhijit Y. Patil – Biomedical Engineering

2nd Place
Rebecca O’Connor Davis – Materials Science      

3rd Place
Brad Bingert – Materials Engineering

SESSION 8
Life Sciences

1st Place
Xue Zhang – Environmental Health Science

2nd Place
Cary Scheiderer – Neurobiology

3rd Place
Sruti Shiva – Pathology

SESSION 9
Social and Behavioral Sciences

1st Place
Paula Chandler – Behavioral Neuroscience

2nd Place
George Jewell – Medical/Clinical Psychology

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Joan Mary C. Mangan – Health Education/Health Promotion

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Qing Li – Maternal and Child Health

SESSION 10
Mathematics and Computer & Information Sciences

1st Place
Claire Lesort – Mathematics

2nd Place
Xiaqing Wu – Computer & Information Sciences

3rd Place
Ying Sun – Computer & Information Sciences

SESSION 11
Arts and Humanities

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Pamela E. Jones – History

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