Prizes for MEEP Honours students

MEEP Honours students Charles Foster and Jun Tong have won prizes for their work. For his outstanding Honours research, Charles has been awarded the University Medal in Biology, the Ilma Brewer Prize for Biology Honours, and the Professor Spencer Smith-White Prize in Biology Honours. He also received a prize for his poster at the recent Systematics Without Borders international conference, held at the University of Sydney.

Jun won the John H. Elliot Memorial Prize for Best Thesis in Animal Biology for his Honours work, which he completed in November.

Both students will commence their PhD research in the MEEP Lab, supported by Australian Postgraduate Awards.

Congratulations to Charles and Jun on their achievements!