Former Participants

2015

 

2015 Participant/Mentor
Details
Abba, Esha*
Mentor:  Sue Lunte
School:  Dublin City University, Dublin Ireland                    
Status:  Biochemical Analyst for Megazyme in Dublin Ireland
​Ashberry, Hannah
Mentor:  Cindy Berrie
School:  Uni
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016 
Bennin, Trevor
Mentor: ​ Michael Rubin
School: ​Northland College, Ashland WI
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Wisconsin
Calio, Paul
Mentor:  Ward Thompson
School:  Bradley University, Peoria IL
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Chicago
Diepenbrock, Anna
Mentor:  Paul Hanson
School:  College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Nebraska
Fantin, Sarah
Mentor:  Michael Johnson
School:  University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis IN
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Michigan
Foley, Stephen*
​Mentor:  Minae Mure
​School:  Dublin City University, Dublin Ireland
Status:  Seeking PhD in Biology at Dublin City University
Marrow, Darien
Mentor:  Chris Elles
School:  Missouri Western State, St Joesph MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Wisconsin
O'Connor, Thomas**
Mentor:  Michael Clift
School:  Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY 
Status:   Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
​Ortiz-Piccard, Selina
Mentor:  Richard Givens
School:  University of Puerto Rico - Humacao Puerto Rico
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
​Sanders, Brittany
Mentor:  David Weis
School:  Drury University, Springfield MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Kansas
​Sens, Jonathan
Mentor:  Craig Lunte
School:  University of Dayton, Dayton OH
Status:  Pursuing graduate studies in Neuroscience
​Skillett, Paige
Mentor:  Sue Lunte
School:  Hastings College, Hastings NE
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
Supported by:  †NSF/REU Grant 1263259  *Dublin City University   **Other

 

2014 Participant/Mentor
Details
Anderson, Constance
Mentor:  Jon Tunge
School:  Minnesota State University, Moorhead MN                    
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Minnesota
​Atkinson, Taylor**
Mentor:  Paul Hanson
School:  University of Kansas, Lawrence KS
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016 
Bennin, Trevor
Mentor: ​ Michael Rubin
School: ​Northland College, Ashland WI
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Wisconsin
Calio, Paul
Mentor:  Ward Thompson
School:  Bradley University, Peoria IL
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Chicago
Diepenbrock, Anna
Mentor:  Paul Hanson
School:  College of the Ozarks, Point Lookout MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Nebraska
Fantin, Sarah
Mentor:  Michael Johnson
School:  University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis IN
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Michigan
Foley, Stephen*
​Mentor:  Minae Mure
​School:  Dublin City University, Dublin Ireland
Status:  Seeking PhD in Biology at Dublin City University
Marrow, Darien
Mentor:  Chris Elles
School:  Missouri Western State, St Joesph MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Wisconsin
O'Connor, Thomas**
Mentor:  Michael Clift
School:  Vassar College, Poughkeepsie NY 
Status:   Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
​Ortiz-Piccard, Selina
Mentor:  Richard Givens
School:  University of Puerto Rico - Humacao Puerto Rico
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
​Sanders, Brittany
Mentor:  David Weis
School:  Drury University, Springfield MO
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Kansas
​Sens, Jonathan
Mentor:  Craig Lunte
School:  University of Dayton, Dayton OH
Status:  Pursuing graduate studies in Neuroscience
​Skillett, Paige
Mentor:  Sue Lunte
School:  Hastings College, Hastings NE
Status:  Expects to graduate in Spring 2016
Supported by:  †NSF/REU Grant 1263259  *Dublin City University   **Other


2013

2013 Participant/Mentor
Details
Allen, Samantha
Mentor:  Chris Elles
School:  Agnes Scott College, Decatur GA                     
Status:  Seeking PhD at the University of Colorado
Barnier, Catherine
Mentor:  Cindy Berrie
School:  Western Connecticut State, Danbury CT
Status:  Pursing graduate studies
Chinonge, Kasabi**
Mentor:  Paul Hanson
School:  University of Kansas, Lawrence KS
Status:  Spring 2015 Graduate at University of KS
Corzine, Briana
Mentor: ​ Tim Jackson
School: Trevecca Nazarene University, Nashiville TN
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Biochemistry at Vanderbilt University
Echimeier, Austin
Mentor:  Craig Lunte
School:  Truman State University, Kirksville MO
​Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry - Employed at Bio Design Institute
Murphy, Robert*
Mentor:  Craig Lunte
School:  Dublin City University, Dublin Ireland
Status:  Serving as a Research Assistant at Dublin City University
Otolski, Christopher
Mentor:  Shenqiang Ren
School:  University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis IN
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of KS
Rewerts, Justin
​Mentor:  Jeff Aube
​School:  St. Martins University, Lacey WA
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at Oregon State University
Rice, Allison
Mentor:  Michael Johnson
School:  Westminster College, New Wilmington PA
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of South Carolina
Torres-Texidor
Mentor:  Misha Barybin
School:  Pontifical Catholic University, Pounce Puerto Rico
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez
​Trull, Keelan
Mentor:  Sue Lunte
School:  Atchison University, Atchison KS
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at Purdue University
​Wells, Robert
Mentor:  Ward Thompson
School:  University of Arkansas, Fort Smith AR
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Colorado
​Wiley, Seth**
Mentor:  Benson/Rivera
School:  University of Kansas, Lawrence KS
Status:  Seeking PhD in Chemistry at University of Michigan
​Yin, Yiqiu**
Mentor:  Yong Zeng
School:  University of Kansas, Lawrence KS
Status:  Confirmation Chemist at Clinical Reference Laboratories - Lenexa KS
Supported by:  †NSF/REU Grant 1263259   *Dublin City University   **Other

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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