Vol. 4, Issue 6
July 2018

UA Science Night at Birch Aquarium in La Jolla
You are invited to meet UA President Robert Robbins, College of Science Dean Joaquin Ruiz, and CBC Department Head Roger Miesfeld at the UA Science Night at Birch Aquarium in La
Jolla, California on Friday, August 3, 2018.

Elisa Tomat Named CMC Scialog Fellow
The Research Corporation for Science Advancement, and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation have selected Dr. Elisa Tomat as a 2018 Scialog Fellow.

Emma Harrell Wins Younggren Scholarship in Biological Sciences
Emma Harrell's interest in science was sparked when she was assigned a research project on Rachel Carson in the 8th grade.

Alyssa Ellsworth Awarded UA/NASA Space Grant Fellowship
Congratulations to Alyssa Ellsworth of the Loy Group, who was selected to receive a UA/NASA Space Grant Graduate Fellowship for 2018-19.

Alumni News

Edward Andres (BA in Chemistry, 1960) I am a retired general surgeon and a candidate for congress.
Nancy Gin (BS in Chemistry, 1982; Doctor of Medicine, 1986) 
I have been the Medical Director and Chief of Staff since 2011, overseeing nearly 1,000 physicians, two hospitals and 25 medical offices serving 600,000 members.
Gilmar Salgado (PhD in Biochemistry, 2004)  
Currently I am an Assistant Professor at the University of Bordeaux in France.