Erica Chang and Katie Swoap won honorable mention in the best undergraduate poster competition at the 100th Western Society of Naturalists meeting in Monterey, CA, November 10-13, 2016. Their poster was titled “Fluctuating temperatures and thermal stress in mussels: time-dependent responses in respiration, gene expression and growth. ” by Erica Chang1,2, Kathleen Swoap1,2, Larissa B Patterson3 & Michael T Nishizaki1
1 – The James T. Carlton Marine Science Center & The Williams-Mystic Maritime Studies Program, Williams College and Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT, USA.
2– Biology Department, Williams College, Williamstown, MA
3– Biology Department, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI