8/27/2021: Emma's paper describing the mitogenome of the freshwater snail Planorbella pilsbryi was accepted for publication in the journal Mitochondrial DNA Part B. A big congratulations!
8/3/2021: Emma defended her MSc thesis entitled "Investigating the species diversity of Planorbella and Helisoma (Gastropoda: Hygrophila: Planorbidae) in Manitoba." We even had a small in-person celebration afterwards!
6/18/2021: Emma won a Constance Boone Award for best student presentation at the annual American Malacological Society meeting. Her talk was entitled "Insights from Integrative Taxonomy on the Limits of Morphological Delimitation and Species Diversity in Freshwater Snails (Planorbidae: Planorbella and Helisoma)”. Congratulations Emma! Well done!