Sheenah Bryant receives her white coat from physics professor Daniel Fologea at the 2017 White Coat Ceremony. At the event, 13 Boise State biomolecular sciences Ph.D. students were recognized for their successful completion of qualifying exams and admission as Ph.D. candidates with a celebratory white coat and a reception on Feb. 22. The event showcased the distinct position and importance of Ph.D. students for advancements in basic biomolecular sciences and biomedical research. The event, led by College of Arts and Sciences Dean Tony Roark and Denise Wingett, director of the biomolecular sciences graduate programs, marked the first annual coating ceremony to honor the burgeoning scientists.
Photo by Eric Torres Garcia