News and Links for the Ostrowski lab

Lab news

Lots of good news in our lab to report!

Our work on social cheating was recently funded by the National Science Foundation! 

Here is a write-up about our work featured on the UH NSM website.

Forgot to post this earlier, but here are links to write-ups about our recent paper in Current Biology: here and here.  

Other lab news:

Heather Votaw, the first graduate student in the lab has permission to defend.

Michael Miller successfully defended his thesis proposal and has an evolution experiment that looks to be yielding cool results!

Rafael Polo (undergraduate Honors) was accepted into the prestigious Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) Exceptional Research Opportunities Program (ExROP). As part of the program, he will carry out research this summer at Harvard University, in the lab of Hopi Hoekstra.

Maria Polo (undergraduate) will be working with Michael Miller this summer at Mountain Lake Biological Station as an NSF-funded REU.

Congrats and goodbye to Harshil Patel, who was accepted into the UH Pharmacy program for the fall.