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This Week's Buttery Specials

*Some prices have changed due to the recent increase in meals tax
Monday
Buffalo Chicken Tenders w/ Fries and Side Greens
SOUP: Chicken and Rice  
Sandwiches, Pizza, Salad Bar


Tuesday
Meatball Sub w/ Chips and Side Greens 
Soup: White Chicken Chili
Sandwiches, Pizza, Salad Bar


Wednesday
Baked Manicotti w/ Ceasar Salad
Soup: Lentil
Sandwiches, Pizza, Salad


Thursday
Broccoli and Cheese Stuffed Chicken w/ Egg Noodles and Vegetable
Soup: Kale
Sandwiches, Pizza, Salad Bar


Friday
Baked Scrod w/ Rice and Vegetable
Soup: Clam Chowder
Sandwiches, Pizza, Salad Bar


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Amalia Aruda Amalia Aruda
Joint Program Student
Biology
Ph.D. Candidate
Biological Oceanography

Office Phone: +1 508 289 3725
aaruda@whoi.edu

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WHOI Mailing Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
266 Woods Hole Rd.
MS# 33
Woods Hole, MA 02543-1050

Education

Ph.D. Candidate, Biological Oceanography. MIT-WHOI, 2009-2014 (expected)
B.S., Biology. Georgetown University, 2009.

Research Interests

Microbiology
Molecular biology
Animal physiology 



Research Statement

I am interested in host-epibiont interactions in the marine environment, particularly the role that zooplankton play in shaping the community composition and activity of their bacterial flora. I use a combination of molecular tools, laboratory manipulations, and field observations to identify the pathways involved in the copepod response to a range of Vibrio associations.

My passion for promoting the effective communication of science is driven by the belief that a great scientist not only conducts significant research, but also successfully conveys the applicability of their findings to the scientific community and the public.



Awards

EPA Science to Achieve Results (STAR) Fellow                                                                   2010-2012

NSF Graduate Fellow                                                                                                         2012-2014

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