Info for Tester Symposium

Aloha everyone,

Thank you so much for making the 40th annual Albert L. Tester Symposium such a success! Thanks again to all of our sponsors, volunteers, and the the biology office staff (especially Audrey Shintani) for helping us put on such an exciting and highly-attended symposium.  

Here is a list of the winners for this year's symposium, as well as our gracious sponsors:

Best Paper Award:
Jamie Caldwell - HIMB
Tayler Massey - Marine Biology
Eva Schemmel - Biology

Best Paper Honorable Mention:
Raphael Ritson-Williams - Biology
Rachel Dacks - Biology

Best Rapid Fire Talk:
Julie Zill - Marine Biology 
Victoria Sindorf - Marine Biology 

Rapid Fire Honorable Mention:
Lauren Van Haukelem - Marine Biology 
Lillian Tuttle - Biology

Best Graduate Poster:
Christina Runyon - Microbiology

Best Graduate Poster Honorable Mention:
Mary Tardona - Geography

Best Undergraduate Poster:
Chantell Balaan - Anatomy, Biochemistry & Physiology

Best Undergraduate Poster Honorable Mention:
Melissa Clark-Johnson - Interdisciplinary Studies

Tony Stark Award:
Mackenzie Gerringer - Marine Biology

Pied Piper Award:
Roberto Rodriguez - MBBE


Department Sponsors:

Department of Anthropology
Department of Botany
Department of Oceanography
I Ulu I Ke Kumu - Hawai'inuiākea School of Hawaiian Knowledge
Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research
Marine Biology Graduate Program
Pacific Biosciences Research Center
Sea Grant CollegeProgram
Stern Foundation
Student Activity and Program Fee Board

Faculty Sponsors:

Dr. Brian Bowen
Dr. Sheila Conant
Dr. Mark Hixon
Dr. Cynthia Hunter
Dr. Paul Jokiel
Dr. Peter Marko
Dr. Amy Moran
Dr. Steve Robinow
Dr. John Stimson
Dr. Andy Taylor
Dr. Bob Thomson
Dr. Rob Toonen
Dr. Masato Yoshizawa

Thanks again, and we hope that you enjoyed the symposium!!

Your 40th Annual Albert L. Tester Memorial Symposium Organizing Committee,

John Burns
Maegen Walker
Christie Wilcox

Click here for the final schedule of this year's symposium: Tester Final Schedule

Click here for a copy of the 2015 Tester Symposium flyer: Tester Symposium Flyer

Click here for a copy of the 2015 Tester Symposium Program: Tester Symposium Program

Last Modified: 
04/20/2015 at 9:26am