Former Specht Lab Undergrad Laura Lagomarsino wins the Ernst Mayr Award

Dr. Laura Lagomarsino, recently graduated from Harvard University, current NSF postdoctoral fellow, and soon to be Assistant Professor at LSU, won the extremely prestigious Ernst Mayr Award at the Evolution meetings in Austin TX.  Laura graduated from UC Berkeley in 2008 with Honors having completed a thesis on Heliconia evolution in the Specht Lab.  Congratulations Laura!!