Students WIN Student Bowl
The UIS “Bomb Acids” team won the Student Bowl competition at the ASCLS-IL state meeting on April 11, 2013. Congrats to the team of Alyssa Philips (captain), Megan Parks, Renee Johnson, Katelyn Fanning, and Leigha Light (alternate)! The competition between Illinois medical laboratory programs was held in Sandwich, IL. Juniors and seniors in the CLS Program attended the meeting.
We welcome Mrs. Deborah Baudler to the CLS faculty. Mrs. Baudler is an experienced medical laboratory scientist and teacher. She has specialist certification in blood banking (SBB). She is excited to be at UIS and we are excited to have her here!
CLS Awards Announced
Congratulation to the senior CLS students who were selected for the following 2014 awards:
CLS Student Marshal: Brittnee Wojciechowski
CLS Student of the Year: Courtney Lower
ECCE Reflection Award: Hailey Riggs
JOB Award for Longsuffering: Courtney Retherford
The Department is pleased to announce the addition of new laboratory equipment and supplies:
- Two double-headed microscopes
- Dozens of new mycology and parasitology slides
- Olympus camera to project microscope images to all students in lab
- BFT II coagulation analyzer