August 2019: New LaRoche Lab publication featuring co-authors Ciara Willis (previous honours student) published at FEMS Microbiology Letters. https://doi.org/10.1093/femsle/fnz152
May 2019: MSc Candidates, Sonja Rose and Connor Mackie, successfully pass their Admission to Candidacy Exams! Congrats.
April 2019: MSc student Connor Mackie wins best poster at the Biology Department’s Graduate Student Lett Symposium.
Feb 2019: New LaRoche Lab publication featuring co-authors Jackie Zorz (previous MSc student) and Ciara Willis (previous honours student) published at Frontiers in Microbiology. DOI: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00281
June 2018: Dr. Julie LaRoche and PhD Student Brent Robicheau facilitate a Metagenomics Workshop in Mindelo, Cape Verde (Africa) as part of the TOSST-HOSST Summer School and at the Universidade de Cabo Verde. Included a hike to the active stratovolcano Pico do Fogo!
July 2018 - Dr. Julie LaRoche and PhD student Brent Robicheau attend the Gordon Research Conference, Marine Microbes in Tuscany, Italy
June 2018 - LaRoche participates in Ocean Sampling Day 2018
February 2018 - Dr. Julie LaRoche attends the Reef Microbiome Workshop at the Bellairs Research Institute in Holetown, Barbados.