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2021 Student awards

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Linda A. Cicero / Stanford News Service
Jun 16 2021

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Awards, Students

Congratulations to the 2021 Biology Department award winners! Please see the complete list of award winners here.

Stephen Fox Award – Most outstanding undergraduate in Biology

  • Jiwoo  Lee

Frances Lou Kallman Award – Outstanding female PhD candidate in recognition of special excellence in coursework, teaching and/or research

  • Kaitlin Ching

Samuel Karlin Prize in Mathematical Biology – Outstanding PhD candidate working in mathematical biology

  • Richard Grewelle

Angela Lee Undergraduate Research Award – Most outstanding poster presented at the annual Achauer Undergraduate Honors Symposium

  • Sarah Ludington, “The role of transcription factor FOXP2 in tadpole social communication”

Lauren D. Weinstein Award – Outstanding undergraduate instructor who exhibits dedication to life and science education

  • Rishabh Kapoor

Norman K. Wessells Award – Outstanding course/teaching assistant (undergraduate, coterm/MS, or PhD)

  • Tyler McFadden

Charles Yanofsky Prize – Outstanding PhD candidate working in molecular biology

  • Devin King

Excellence in Teaching Awards – Awarded to the top CAs and TAs who assisted in biology courses this year

  • Egor Alimpiev  
  • Ellie Armstrong
  • Shalmali Bane
  • Sani Eskinazi
  • Luisa Genes
  • Maurice Goodman
  • Billie Goolsby
  • Taylar Hammond
  • Christopher Knight
  • Julie Ko
  • Yash Pershad
  • Carin Ragland
  • Evan Saldivar
  • Daniel Shaykevich
  • Chris You
  • Junqin Zhu