Saturday, March 29, 2014

Birthday Birthdays!



Happy Birthday today to MSTP birthday twins Ben S. and Caitlin P. !
Double birthdays, double cake!

Image source: sephora.com

Friday, March 28, 2014

Can't go wrong with fruits and charcuterie


Selected refreshments from UW Madison's 
Alzheimer's Research Day at the WID. 

Photo credit: Brittany Y. 

Thursday, March 27, 2014

March Madness in Madison!

Congratulations to the MudPhuds
our very own UW MSTP MDPhD intramural basketball team 
that won their first playoff game this past Tuesday! 

Pretty impressive for a team with an average age about 15 years
greater than that of its competition. 

Team members include all-stars such as: 


Jason C. 
Patrick B. 

Rachel L.
Josh L.
Brandon W.
Larenda M.
Dre E. 
Erika S. 

The intramural games are being set up single elimination style, 
just like March Madness, so if you want to show some support for these 
really really ridiculously good looking basketball playing science people, join us at
the SERF at 8:30pm this Tuesday (4/1) 
and be ready to CHEER THEM ON! 


Like this guy; he seems pretty excited.

Image source: bspcn.com


Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Birthday Birthday!


Happy happy birthday today to Sara B.! 
Wishing you cups full of cake!

Image source: chambanamoms.com

Monday, March 24, 2014

Not just puns, science puns.


True story: Laura F. has a similarly themed t-shirt. 

Image source: wasarahbi.tumblr.com/

Sunday, March 23, 2014

Map Time

And just where did our graduating MSTP M4's match this year? Well, we mapped it for you!


Saturday, March 22, 2014

The Day After Match Day



People can barely contain their excitement around the HSLC this time of year. 

Congratulations to all of our UW MSTP students 
who successfully MATCHed yesterday: 


Chris B., Eric B., Tim C., John F., David M., Kevin M., Chloe M., 
Michael P., Rene R., Aadhavi S., and Richard Y. 

Whether you're staying right here in Madison or heading off 
across the country, you're all going to rock those residencies! :] 

Friday, March 21, 2014

More than Just an Honorary Degree from Starbucks

If you love coffee, you may want to check out this story on the establishment of a Coffee Center over at UC Davis!

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Anonymous Quotes from the UW MSTP

"I will do anything for money at this point in my life..."

Uttered during an MSTP seminar discussion on poverty.

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

Birthday Birthday!


Happy Birthday today to Aman P. ! 
Hope your day involves some chocolate cherry cake! 





We know that's one of your very favorite cakes. 



We know these things in the least creepy way possible. 


Sunday, March 16, 2014

Anonymous Quotes from the UW MSTP

"I want to give my kid an epic-ly long Bible name ... then he'll never get hired."

Friday, March 14, 2014

Happy Friday Pi Day, Everyone!


Video brought to you by Youtube.

Thursday, March 13, 2014

Anonymous Quotes from the UW MSTP

"I am going to fund this so hard!"

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

A Glorious Lymph Node


If only this had been in the module some years ago; 
things might have been so much clearer. 

Image source: itsokaytobesmart.com

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Poetry + Chemistry


For anyone who ever wondered how the elements were named, 
and also for anyone who enjoys science that rhymes.

Video brought to you by Youtube. 

Saturday, March 8, 2014

Life Milestones



Congratulations to Laura T., recently engaged to Jacob S. ! 

Image Source: proprofs.com

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Daily Feels

It may still be pretty cold outside, but check out this video for a heartwarming four and a half minutes.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Reasons to Attend Today's MSTP Seminar

1) Dr. BECKY SIPPEL will be speaking on Conflicts of Interest

2) Nab some awesome NIH-mandated ETHICS seminar credits. Today's talk is categorized as discussing conflicts of interest.

3) Snack on some DELICIOUS PIZZA from Madison's very own Glass Nickel.

4) Come catch up with your MSTP BESTIES. You know you miss seeing everyone after a long week of benchwork/studying/meetings/etc.

5) This pug wants you to.




Image source: cxionbonan.tumblr.com

Monday, March 3, 2014

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Suspicious Waveform


Seen on the cardiovascular research floor of the newly opened WIMR II.

Photo and Submission Credit: Sumit K.


Saturday, March 1, 2014

Anonymous Quotes from the UW MSTP

"Yes, well ham sandwiches are not widely implicated in space flight..."