Biology undergraduate Donald Brown, Dr. Christian Clement and Dr. Tietzel
submitted an abstract entitled “Effects of Alcane Degrading Microbes
and Nanoparticles on Caenorhabditis Elegans” for the 2015 Gulf of Mexico
Oil Spill and Ecosystem Conference. Biology undergraduates mentored by
Drs. Tietzel, Clement and Pam Marshall were accepted to present their
research at the Louisiana State University Undergraduate Research
Conference (URC), in Baton Rouge on Oct. 31. Additionally, Dr. Tietzel
was accepted to volunteer as a judge.