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Jordan Olberding and Gillian Jones:  What our OCSE Outstanding Students are doing now

Jordan Olberding and Gillian Jones: What our OCSE Outstanding Students are doing now

Jordan Olberding, an undergraduate student in Investigative Biotechnology defended her Honors thesis in the laboratory of Dr. Ajay Srivastava and was accepted into the biology and biomedical sciences Ph.D. program at Yale University. She is starting her Ph.D this Fall. Congrats Jordan!

Gillian Jones defended her MS thesis in the lab of Dr. Ajay Srivastava as well and has been accepted to start an internship in infectious diseases in Panama starting December 2013. Congratulations Gill!

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