KCUS Recipients

Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Recipients

2021 Scholars

Coming soon.

2020 Scholars

Nathan Stovall

Mentor: Raina Krivina

Lab: Boettcher Lab

Alina Salagean

CHC Scholar

Mentor: Erik Toraason

Lab: Libuda Lab

Haley Rice

Mentor: Chrstine McDevitt

Lab: DeRose Lab

David McNeely

Mentor: Kelsey Schultz

Lab: Swann Lab

Emily Ma

CHC Scholar

Mentor: Catherine Robinson

Lab: Guillemin Lab

Nora Kearns

Petrone Scholar

Mentor: Calin Plesa

Lab: Plesa Lab

Jade Kast

Guldberg Scholar

Mentor: Deepika Sundarraman

Lab: Parthasarathy Lab

Cailan Feingold

Mentor: Cori Cahoon

Lab: Libuda Lab

Karly Fear

Industrial Source Scholar

Mentor: Salil Karipoot

Lab: Ong Lab

2019 Scholars

Dan Tudorica

Thermo Fisher Scientific Scholar

Mentor: Arden Perkins    

Project: Determining the Molecular Mechanism of Bleach Sensing by Bacterial Chemoreceptor Zinc-Binding Protein Domains

Lab: Karen Guillemin

Emily Niebergall

Mentor: Emily Beck

Project: Threespine Stickleback as a evolutionary mutant model of Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrom and Crohn’s Disease

Lab: Bill Cresko

Ian Torrence

Mentor: Sean Fontenot

ProjectSensors and Materials for In-field Soil Analysis of Nitrate and Other Ions

Lab: Darren Johnson

Michelle Hernandez

Thermo Fisher Scientific Scholar

Mentor: Kelly Hyland    

Project: 3D Printing-Compatible BioMaterials for Musculoskeletal Regeneration

Lab: Bob Guldberg

Robin Black

Mentor: Michelle Massaquoi   

Project: Investigating the Impact of a Bacterial Derived Bio-molecule on Host Beta Cell Regeneration

 Lab: Karen Guillemin

Russell Nickels

Mentor: Hazel Fargher    

Project: Designing Supramolecular Receptors for Reversible Binding of the Hydroselenide (HSe–) Anion

Lab: Darren Johnson & Michael Haley