E&H students present research at regional American Society for Microbiology conference

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Sarah Walters, Haley Jackson, Rachel Turner all attended the 2022 American Society for Microbiology Regional meeting at ETSU on Oct. 21-22, accompanied by Prof. Frauke Argyros and Dr. George Argyros.  Sarah Walters, Caroline French (Class of 2021 now @UNC Charlotte) and Haley Jackson presented posters on their research, mentored by Dr. Argyros.  The group also met E&H Bio alum Daniel Barker (class of 2015) who is completing his Ph.D. at ETSU on pollinator biology & ecology.  Sarah & Caroline’s poster won 2nd prize for the meeting!
  • Haley Jackson, Sarah Walters, Rachel Turner, and E&H alum Daniel Barker
    George Argyros

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