Delanie Baker '19
Award: American Society for Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship
OWU Connection Experiences: Participated in the Summer Science Research Program, exploring genes involved in drug resistance with researchers at The Ohio State University. Earned a Travel-Learning Grant to support a month-long research experience in Iceland.
Next: Will use the $4,000 research stipend from her microbiology fellowship and her OWU Theory-to-Practice Grant to travel to Iceland to study megaviruses from diverse habitats and, in the fall, to conduct followup research on campus using OWU's scanning transmission electron microscope.