Bioinformatics and Genomics

GenoMIX: Graduate Student Organization for Genomics

GenoMix is a social and professional organization for graduate students whose research is related to bioinformatics and genomics. Club members engage in activities related to the Bioinformatics and Genomics graduate program, including:

  • Helping to recruit new students to the program
  • Receiving and giving mentoring assistance
  • Receiving professional development
  • Participating in social outings, retreats, seminars, and workshops

If interested in joining GenoMIX, please sign on to our mailing list: L-GENOMIX-subscribe-request@lists.psu.edu 

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Officers

Faculty Advisor: Cooduvalli Shashikant, Co-Director, Bioinformatics and Genomics Program Option

Student Officers (2017-2018): Wilfried Guiblet (President), Divyanshi Srivastava (Vice President), Mehreen Mughal (Secretary), Matthew Jensen (Webmaster), Di (Bruce) Chen (Treasurer)

2017 Activities

October 16: Talk by former graduate student and GenoMIX official, Zachary Fuller on "Lessons and experiences from the journey toward a Ph.D. and beyond"

September 22: Socials at the BG Annual Retreat

August 25, 26: Raystown Resort Welcome Weekend

March 23: Regular expressions, extremely powerful tools for quick and elegant manipulation of large text files

March 9: Socials

March 2: (Bio)Code Review 

February 3: Socials with BG candidates

January 26: (Bio)code Review

January 20: Socials with BG candidates

Zach Fuller, in front of a project slide, talks in front of a room of students.
October 16: Talk by former graduate student and GenoMIX official, Zachary Fuller on "Lessons and experiences from the journey towards a PhD and beyond"