8/15: New graduate student Melissa Hatley joined us. Welcome Melissa!
6/11/2019: Our graduate student Neha Mittal not only won travel award to the meeting of International Society of Chemical Ecology but also won top honors in the Poster Competition sponsored by the Royal Society of Chemistry. Congratulations Neha!
5/11/2019: Our review “Neglected treasures in the wild – Legume wild relatives in food security and human health” submitted to Current Opinion in Plant Biology is now available online! Hooway! Below is a Share Link – a personalized URL providing 50 days’ free access to the article. Anyone clicking on this link before June 30, 2019 will be taken directly to the final version of the article and can read or download for free.
3/20/2019: Graduate student Neha Mittal received the “Travel Awards from the International Society of Chemical Ecology” to join the ISCE meeting in early June. Hooray! We look forward to another lab travel!
3/18/2019: Graduate student Neha Mittal awarded the FIRST place in the graduate oral competition at the 2019 annual meeting of the Southern Section of the American Society of Plant Biologists (SS–ASPB) that was held in Clemson, SC. Great job Neha!
3/16/2019: We gave three oral presentations at SS-ASPB meeting! We appreciate the SS-ASPB chair and leaders for organizing the wonderful meeting!
3/16/2019: Lab traveled to Clemson for the SS-ASPB meeting! 🙂
1/25/2019: Bao-Hua gave a talk at the Bioinformatics department.
1/6/2019: Welcome Melissa Hatley and Haley Wheeler continue working in the lab as undergraduate research students!
1/6/2019: Welcome Amit Thota join the lab for undergraduate research!
12/17/2018: Song lab party! We had a wonderful time and shared the YUMMY international food !!! 🙂
12/06/2018: Ho Ho Ho… Great Christmas gift — Song lab received the “Most Creative Door” at the department Christmas decoration competition! Great job team! Thanks Jan for leading this.
10/29/2018: Song lab picture day! 🙂
8/29/2018: A feature story about our graduate student Farida: https://biology.uncc.edu/news/2018-10-29/doctoral-student-studies-soybean-address-poverty-hunger-issues
8/26-8/30/2018 Song lab members joined the Soy2018 meeting and the soybean field tour!
8/15/2018: Graduate students Farida Yasmin and Jane Walsh joined us. Welcome ladies!
8/15/2018: Honor student Sherry joined us. Welcome Sherry!
8/15/2018: Undergraduate student Melissa Hatley will continue working with us. Welcome Melissa!
8/15/2018: Undergraduate student Jerry Houpe joined us. Welcome Jerry!
7/25/2018: Christy successfully passed her thesis defense! Congratulations!
7/12/2018: Lab members Dr. Hengyou Zhang, Neha Mittal, and Janice Kofsky received the NSF Travel Award for the 17th Biennial Molecular and Cellular Biology of Soybean Conference (Soy 2018). Yeah!
6/14/2018: Farida Yasmin, our new graduate student, received the Prestigious Schlumberger Foundation Fellowship with $50,000 to support her graduate study on soybean cyst nematode resistance. Congratulations Farida!
6/13/2018: Jan’s review manuscript on wild soybean was accepted by Frontiers in Plant Science! Great teamwork!
5/1/2018: Both Jan and Neha received funding from the GPSG for the travel to the soybean conference in August! Congratulations Ladies!
5/1/2018: Graduate students Neha Mittal received the Thomas L. Reynolds Graduate Student Research Award. Congratulations Neha!
4/29/2018: The whole lab enjoyed the UNC Charlotte Science and Technology Expo. We gave away hundreds of plants. Great teamwork!
3/30/2018: Graduate students Neha Mittal and Jan Kofsky both were chosen for the Graduate School Summer Fellowship Program. Congratulations ladies!
3/5/2018: Bao-Hua is invited to give a talk at Soy2018. Look forward to it!
3/2/2018: Congratulations to Jan for receiving the 2017-2018 Provost’s Doctoral Teaching Fellowship! Great job Jan!
1/16/2018: Sherry joined the lab as undergraduate research student. Welcome!
1/6/2018: Ami, Jennifer, and Mellisa joined the lab as undergraduate research students. Welcome!
12/11/2017: Song lab FRG proposal was funded!
12/10/2017: Song lab one of the NCSPA proposals was funded!
11/13/2017: Graduate student Neha Mittal received the best graduate student presentation at the 2017 SigmaXi Student Research Conference. Congratulations Neha!
11/6/2017: Graduate student Neha Mittal was selected as one of 10 finalists for the 3-Minute Thesis competition. Great Job Neha!
9/20/2017: Graduate students Jan Kofsky and Christy Zuelsdorf joined SEPEEG conference and presented their projects. Great job!
8/16/2017: Graduate student Neha Mittal received the NSF WSRC10 Travel Award to join the world soybean conference. Congratulations Neha!
8/15/2017: Welcome high school student intern Andrew joined the lab!
8/15/2017: Ami joined the lab as an undergraduate research student.
8/15/2017: Kelly joined the lab as an undergraduate research student.
5/4/2017: Honor student Tori received “Honorable mention” and “best poster presentation” in the Department Symposium. Congratulations Tori! —Congratulations Tor! Great job!
5/3/2017: Bao-Hua is invited to present lab findings on wild soybean cyst nematode resistance at the 2017 world soybean conference. Look forward to it!
4/23/2017: Science Explore Festival–Creative posters and great lab teamwork!
4/21/2017: Honor student Victoria Bonnell received the Honors College Award at the Undergraduate Research Conference. Great job Tori! Way to go!
1/9/2017: Bao-Hua joined the PAG conference at SD and gave a talk on soybean cyst nematode resistance.
1/3/2017: Christy joined the lab as a master student. Welcome Christy!
12/2/2016: The lab received Christmas Door Decoration Champion—Thanks for the creative idea! Great teamwork!
9/28/2016: Neha received “Honorable mention” award at the SEPEEG meeting. Great job Neha!
9/16/2016: The NIH proposal is funded!
8/15/2016: Tori joined the lab as an honor student! Welcome Tori!
8/15/2016: Haley joined the lab as an undergraduate research student. Welcome Haley!