Paul Meers was invited to present a lecture, “Liposomal Degradation”, AAPS Workshop on Predicting and Monitoring Impurities in API and Drug Products: Product Development and Regulatory Issues, at the American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists National Meeting, Chicago, IL on October 13, 2012 - posted February 27, 2013.
Lisa Beirn (graduate student, Plant Biology) won first place in the Graduate Student Oral Paper Competition held on October 22, 2012,at the Crop Science Society of America International Meeting in Cincinnati, Ohio, for her presentation entitled "New Tools in the Pathologist's Tool Box: Diagnostic Assays for the Identification of Rhizoctonia and Rhizoctonia-Like Diseases of Turfgrass" - posted February 27, 2013.
Brittany Graf (graduate student, Plant Biology) won second place in the Graduate Student Poster Competition held on October 23, 2012,at the Crop Science Society of America Annual Meeting in Cincinnati, OH, for her poster titled "Biomedical Application of Secondary Metabolites from Quinoa (Chenopodium quinoa Willd.)" - posted February 27, 2013.
Rutgers Turf Students Compete in GCSAA Turf Bowl in San Diego, CA - posted March 5, 2013
Three teams of undergraduate students (four students to a team - including Tyler Astor, Greg Benz, Michael Chikos, Ryan Daddio, Nicholas Delmar, Kyle Genova, Kenneth MacNish, Mike Monzon, Jianlong Sun [Jason], Yuanshuo Qu [Henry], Lingcheng Zeng [Aaron], Lorabeth West,) from the Rutgers Turf Club competed in the 2013 Turf Bowl Competition at the International Golf Course Superintendents Association of America Conference and Trade Show in San Diego, CA on Thursday, February 7, 2013.
The Rutgers Teams placed 6th, 14th, and 44th out of 68 university teams from throughout the United States and Canada. Rich Hurley (Adjunct Professor, Plant Biology and Pathology), Sabrina Tirpak (Principal Lab Technician, Plant Diagnostic Laboratory; Plant Biology and Pathology) and Bruce Clarke (Extension Specialist, Plant Biology and Pathology; Director, Center for Turfgrass Science) assisted the Rutgers teams prepare for this year’s competition. This was the first time that a Rutgers Team has cracked the Top 10 of this prestigious academic competition. CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2013 RUTGERS TURF BOWL TEAMS!!!!
Rutgers Turf Club Members at the GCSAA Turf Bowl Competition in San Diego, CA.