Intern Symposium-Friday, August 3, 2018

Each intern will present a summary of his/her research in the Center's William H. Danforth Wing Theater before an audience of scientific peers. Talks will be 10-15 minutes in length followed by a question and answer period. The symposium will be followed by a reception.

Please feel free to invite your family, friends, and mentors (both within and outside of the Danforth Center).

All interns are expected to be present during the entirety of the symposium.

Tentative Schedule (updated 7/6/2018)



9:00 AM


9:10 AM

Samantha Myers, Bart Lab

9:25 AM

Ellie Tiley, Carrington Lab

9:40 AM

Bram Osterhout, Shah Lab              

9:55 AM

Emily Eul, Eveland Lab

10:10 AM


10:30 AM

Shara Chopra, Nusinow Lab              

10:45 AM

Emily Hagerott, Pandey Lab              

11:00 AM

Tara Caso, Allen Lab 

11:15 AM

Byron Rusnak, Meyers Lab

11:30 AM


1:30 PM

Nick Rosenthal, Evans Lab/PMSF  

1:45 PM

Ryan Valdez, Umen Lab 

2:00 PM

Andrew Paton, Zhang Lab 

2:15 PM


2:30 PM

Brandon Vestal, Baxter Lab

2:45 PM

Andreya Dupree, Topp Lab

3:00 PM

Aimee Schulz, Topp Lab 

3:15 PM


3:30 PM

Jeffrey Yen, Kellogg Lab

3:45 PM

Alexandria Pokorny, Mockler Lab

4:00 PM

Seren Villwock, Gehan Lab

4:15 PM

Closing and Reception