Student Grants and Awards

2015

Charles  Allen:
“Characterizing the Small Protein YoaX,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Characterizing the Small Protein YoaX,” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

 Eve Arias:
“Investigation and Characterization of the Small Protein AldX in Escherichia coli,” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Andrea Bempong:
“Characterizing the Small Protein YnfX in Escherichia coli”, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant
“Characterizing the Small Protein YnfX in Escherichia coli”, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant
Oluwaseun Durojaye:
“Investigation and Characterization of the Small Protein AldX in Escherichia coli,” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant
Christine Evans:
“Investigation and Characterization of the Small Protein AldX in Escherichia coli,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Investigation and Characterization of the Small Protein AldX in Escherichia coli,” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Andrea Haupt:
“Confirming the Synthesis of the Intragenic Small Protein DsbB” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant
“Confirming the Synthesis of the Intragenic Small Protein DsbB” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant
Jeffrey Hilditch:
“iGS’: A Small Protein within Escherichia coli‘s Glutamine Synthetase” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant
“iGS’: A Small Protein within Escherichia coli‘s Glutamine Synthetase” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

John Kelly:
“Determining the Existence of Intragenic Small Proteins” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Determining the Existence of Intragenic Small Proteins” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Christina (Danielle) Lein:
“Characterization of the Small Protein DsbB” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Characterization of the Small Protein DsbB” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Jordan Lingo:
“Characterization of the Role of YiaX in the Cell” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Characterization of the Role of YiaX in the Cell” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Milano Tesfaye:
“Characterization of the CspX Protein” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Jacob Weiland:
“Functional Analysis of the Small Protein BybC in Escherichia coli“ Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Functional Analysis of the Small Protein BybC in Escherichia coli“ Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

2014

Allyson Genson:
Awarded the Towson University’s Student Employee of the Year

Jessica Hobson:
Awarded the Wildfred B. Hathaway Award for Outstanding Graduate Student in Biology

Daniel Bennett:
“Characterizing the Expression of the puuP_puuA_1 Protein,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Aileen Delgadillo:
“Analyzing and Manipulating Small Protein Expression in elba_ycgX_11,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

David Fricker:
“Characterization of the caiT_fixA_0 small protein in Escherichia coli,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant 

Zachary Garbarino & Matthew Rosecrans:
“Small Bacterial Proteins – Ybdr_rnk_1,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Shawn Hirsch:
“Isolation and Characterization of Small Putative Protein Encoded by the torR_torC_0 gene in E. coli,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Taylor McIlquham:
“Investigating the Function of coaE_guaC_0 in Escherichia coli,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Wayne Tan:
“Characterization of zupT_ribB_0 in Escherichia coli,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Justin Willstaedt:
“Identification and Characterization of a Small Protein in Escherichia coli,“ Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

2013

Kenneth Harris & Baboucarr Ceesay:
“Characterization of argF_IS1C_3 protein expression,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Aqsa Jamil:
“Directed evolution of a small protein,” Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Directed evolution of a small protein,” Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Kelsey Shiflett & Megan Karanfil:
“Investigation of expression patterns of the small protein DadX in E. coli,“ Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Investigation of expression patterns of the small protein DadX in E. coli,“ Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

2012

Fatimeh Abuikhdair:
“Characterization of Small Escherichia coli proteins”, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Characterization of Small Escherichia coli proteins”, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Matthew Howard:
“Characterization of the Small Protein yci_acn_1 in Escherichia coli“, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Characterization of the Small Protein yci_acn_1 in Escherichia coli“, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

2011

Caitlin Fagan:
“Biochemical Characterization of Small Cytochrome Oxidase Proteins”, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Biochemical Characterization of Small Cytochrome Oxidase Proteins”, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Brittany Haynes:
“Investigation into the Essential Amino Acids for Small Protein YbgT Function in Escherichia coli“, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

Meighan LeGrand:
“Biochemical Characterization of the Small Cytochrome Oxidase Protein YccB”, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Biochemical Characterization of the Small Cytochrome Oxidase Protein YccB”, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

2010

James Burton & Robert Hanna:
“Biochemical Purification of Cytochrome bd Oxidases with the Small Proteins YbgT and YccB”, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Biochemical Purification of Cytochrome bd Oxidases with the Small Proteins YbgT and YccB “,  Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Brittany Haynes:
“Investigation Into the Role of Small Proteins YbgT and YccB in Cytochrome Oxidase Activity in Escherichia coli“, Fisher College of Science and Mathematics Undergraduate Research Grant

“Investigation Into the Role of Small Proteins YbgT and YccB in Cytochrome Oxidase Activity in Escherichia coli“, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant

Miriam Hussain:
“Identifying Intragenic sORFs in Escherichia coli“, Towson University Undergraduate Research Grant