News + Good Things

Mike and Sara

Sara Graduates

May 10th, 2014: Sara was hooded at May graduation! We are so proud of the first PhD student to be recruited into and finish in the Comparative Immunogenetics Lab!

Matt and others at conference

Matt Presents A&M Consolidated High School Research Findings

May 3rd, 2014: Matt was one of four high school teachers in the country to present his and his students’ research at the American Association of Immunologists Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, where it was very well received. Way to go Matt and A&M Consolidated High School Advanced Biotechnology!

Mike and Thad

Mike and Thad Receive Awards at Annual CVM Honors Ceremony

April 4th, 2014: Mike received the Outstanding Research Achievement Award for the papers and grants of 2013…Thanks, Lab, for making me look good! Thad received the 2014 John Paul Deleplane Award for Graduate Research in Cattle! Way to go Thad!

Ashley with poster

Ashley Wins AVMF/AVMA Research Scholarship

March 28th, 2014: Ashley’s work last summer with the VMSRTP and a grant proposal have won her an AVMF/AVMA scholarship to continue her work this summer!

Pat, Thad, Natalie

Happy Birthday Pat

March 25th, 2014: Happy Birthday Pat!

Natalie with acceptance letter on computer monitor

Natalie Accepted to Two Vet Schools

March 7th, 2014: Yes! We are hella stoked that Natalie is accepted to vet school at Oklahoma State!!! (Update: And, Texas A&M!)

Mike at A&M Consol

Matt’s High School Class

Feb. 11th, 2014: Matt’s class at A&M Consolidated High School was featured by the local news! Great job Matt, Heather, Jenna and the whole gang!

Lab Group Party

Holiday Lab Party

January 4th, 2014: From the Holiday Lab Party! I thought about posting the picture of my wife, students, and an epigeneticist playing Wii “Just Dance” much later in the night….

Mike with Pat and Family

Starting a New Year

January 1st, 2014: Starting the New Year with Pat’s son and family visiting from Denver! Great food and fun!

Sara Defends Dissertation

Sara Defends Dissertation

November 22th, 2013: Sara defended her dissertation! She did a terrific job and we are very proud of her! Pictured are the committee Drs. Gonzalo Rivera, Ian Tizard, Luc Berghman and Mike Criscitiello, with Sara and proud husband, Emad, in the center.