Lab News

Pumpkin crafting for 2019 contest
Pumpkin crafting for 2019 contest
HSV-infected glitter pumpkin!
HSV-infected glitter pumpkin!
Fred Hutch Picnic day summer 2019! At the giant colon, named 'Colon the Barbarian'
Fred Hutch Picnic day summer 2019! At the giant colon, named 'Colon the Barbarian'
Taking a break from science to do a bit of yoga
Taking a break from science to do a bit of yoga!
Poster presentation at HB retreat 2019
Poster presentation at HB retreat 2019
Congratulations Hannah! Recipient of the 2019 Galloway Cup
Congratulations Hannah! Recipient of the 2019 Galloway Cup
Fun times! Boat Party Summer 2019
Fun times! Boat Party Summer 2019
David and Kelsey at the SURP poster session
David and Kelsey at the SURP poster session
Panorama!
Panorama!
Pumpkin carving Halloween 2018, a Fred Hutch tradition
Pumpkin carving Halloween 2018, a Fred Hutch tradition
First lab halloween costume 2018
First lab halloween costume 2018

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2019

October

Pumkpin carving contest 2019!

September

Poster prizes still going for September - Hannah also won 1st place at the HB Retreat, getting the prestigious Galloway Cup!! The prize is we all get to go mini golfing, woohoo!

Welcome to rotation student Robin Kaai from MCB, and congratulations to Hannah on her poster prize at the Microbiology Retreat at Sleeping Lady!

Welcome to new technician Melanie Dillon!

Dr. Avgousti is awarded a Maximizing Investigators' Research Award for Early Stage Investigators (MIRA R35) by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, hooray for the first NIH grant to the lab!

August

Lab summer party on Lake Union! And Monji joins the lab as a technician, welcome Monji!

June

Welcome to summer intern Kimia Preston and SURP student David Galambos!

May

Hannah receives HB Travel Award to attend the 2019 International Herpesvirus Workshiop - well done Hannah!

Congrats to Hannah for being appointed to the Viral Pathogenesis and Evolution Training Grant

April

More exciting news in April with a poster prize to Kelsey at the PAM-IRC 2019 Retreat! Way to go Kelsey!

Congrats to Hannah for Honorable Mention on her NSF Proposal!

2018

December

Dec 11th is our one year lab anniversary! Happy hour at Cask and Trotter

November

Mini Golf with the Hatch lab

October

Avgousti Lab Halloween costumes – Pacman and the Ghosts (and Cherry, undergrad Monji isn’t always around, but when she is, she is the bomb!)

September

Postdoc Kelsey Lynch appointed to Chromosome, Metabolism and Cancer Training grant, well done Kelsey!

August

Grad student Hannah Lewis joins the lab.

Postdoc Kelsey Lynch receives Travel Award to attend NIH Chromatin control of Virus Infection Workshop!

July

Technician Nick Donadio joins the lab.

June

Postdoc Kelsey Lynch joins the lab.

Emily Hsieh rotates in the lab.

March

Hannah Lewis and Monet Jimenez rotate in the lab.

2017

December

Avgousti lab opens its doors!