Congratulations to our Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology graduates!

We are excited to celebrate you, your hard work, and your ability to overcome some tough challenges over the past few years! After checking out our celebration page, click on the CNS celebration page to hear from Dean Tricia Serio and the CNS Advising Center. Then head over to CNS' social media platforms (Instagram: @UMassCNS, Twitter: @UMass_CNS, Facebook: @CollegeofNaturalSciencesUMassAmherst) to post your congratulatory messages to our graduates using the hashtag #CNSGrads2021

21st Century Leaders

UMass Amherst honors the achievement, initiative, and leadership of 10 outstanding graduating seniors, two of whom are from our department.

Hannah Guard

Hannah Guard

AnnMarie Marquis

AnnMarie Marquis

BMB Departmental Awards for Seniors

Leading Strand Award

For seniors who have shown leadership, initiative, and a demonstrated strength in working well with others.

Prem Patel

Prem Patel

Katie Vollen

Katie Vollen

Carol F. Ryan Award

For seniors who have significantly contributed to the department through their service to peer advising, admissions, and departmental events.

Patricia Mae Jabonillo

Patricia Mae Jabonillo

Henry Little Award

For seniors who have shown academic excellence throughout their college career.

Juliana Babu

Juliana Babu

Samantha Liu

Samantha Liu

Campus photo

Cassidy Rodrigues

Excellence in Biochemistry

For excellence in academics.

  • Jason Archambault
  • Juliana Babu
  • Justin Baker
  • Madelyn Batista
  • Brandt Bodley-Gomes
  • Elana Carleton
  • Alan Chai
  • Benjamin Clayton
  • Jillian Davis
  • Matthew Dunn
  • Thomas Giannasca
  • Hannah Guard
  • Andrew Guthrie
  • Minh Ho
  • Cody Lenart
  • Eric Levine
  • Alex Liu
  • Samantha Liu
  • David Lutati
  • Anna Macmanus
  • Ryan Mulligan
  • Kamran Noori Shirazi
  • Prem Patel
  • Eugenia Roberts
  • Cassidy Rodrigues
  • Daniel Ryan
  • Jonathan Selway
  • Vista Sohrab
  • Samuel Tipps
  • Julia Tupper
  • Lillian Voke
  • Katie Vollen
  • Vered Wiesel
  • Raymond Wong
  • Chavonna Xu

BMB Graduates

  • Marya Emad Alkurdi
  • Nicholas Ambrosio
  • Jason Paul Archambault
  • Juliana Sonia Babu
  • Justin Paul Baker
  • Madelyn Batista
  • Akash Kris Behera
  • Kasandra Joy Bienkowski
  • Angus O'Hare Black
  • Brandt K Bodley-Gomes
  • Samuel Branchaud
  • Mitchell Myers Buckley
  • Celine Thuykhanh Bui
  • Tien Bui
  • Ashley Elizabeth Cadorette
  • Lauren Marie Rothwell Carey
  • Elana Pauline Carleton
  • Alan Chao Chai
  • Kyle Edward Chamberlain
  • Hailey Anne Charest
  • Jahziel Chase
  • Eva Chege
  • Lucy Chen
  • Sammi Chen
  • Annie Chi
  • Harry Seunghyeon Cho
  • Ashley Chu
  • Benjamin Edward Clayton
  • Amelia Katherine Cochran
  • William Nathaniel Collins
  • David Oleg Conlon
  • Kristen Celia Correia
  • Miranda Lee Crepeau
  • Kyle Custer
  • Esther Akoto Darfour
  • Jillian Davis
  • Maria Alonso DelPico
  • Kelly Donna Demarco
  • Khanhlinh Kimtruc Dinh
  • Nam N Doan
  • Nessie Dubuisson
  • Matthew James Dunn
  • Melissa Elmali
  • Rachel Breanna English
  • Mohammed Amine Essaihi
  • Kiera Regina Fallon
  • Naphe Fatahi
  • Colby Forbush
  • Rafael Gallardo Gabriel III
  • Zachary J Gentile
  • Thomas Paul Giannasca
  • Sarah Gillece
  • Michael Jasper Gillespie
  • Hannah Guard
  • Philipp Micheal Guettler
  • Andrew John Guthrie
  • Natalie Lynn Haas
  • Colin Arthur Hawkes
  • Nathan Charles Haywood
  • Katelyn Hill
  • Minh Nguyen Ngoc Ho
  • Kirk Gillis Holden
  • Danielle Nicole Holmes
  • Nicholas Holt
  • Mohamed Ahmed Hussein
  • Patricia Mae Natividad Jabonillo
  • Tsungai Allison Edith Jackson
  • Shreya Vasant Jadhav
  • Ariel Minna Kenny
  • Beatrice Silvia Kinnane Oesterman
  • Emily Koch
  • David Kolek
  • Nikos Andreas Kuliopulos
  • Tomas Lajara
  • Jonathan Marcos Larios
  • Ryan Arthur Leason
  • Cody Lenart
  • Eric Douglas Levine
  • Keyu (Chloe) Li
  • Nina Monika Listopadzki
  • Alex Yao-Hui Liu
  • Samantha Ling-Yien Liu
  • David Chaim Lutati
  • Anna Macmanus
  • Evan Magarychoff
  • Kelly D Malyszka
  • Annmarie Marquis
  • Anthony F Mase
  • Angela Marie Matta
  • Julia Caroline McBride
  • Julia Lorraine McLafferty
  • Josue Denisson Medor
  • Cuishan Mei
  • Sebastian Mejia Espinosa
  • Julia Mendel
  • Christian Robert Mudge
  • Matthew Thomas Mullally
  • Ryan Patrick Mulligan
  • Sean Robert Murphy
  • Nathan Xi Ngo
  • Kamran Noori Shirazi
  • Daniel Hillyer Norment
  • Ronan John O'Farrell
  • Adam P Ober
  • Anand Panigrahy
  • Astha Harish Parmar
  • Prem Patel
  • Mannietenode Peri-Okonny
  • Vincent Phan
  • Colleen Patricia Phelan
  • Jazmine Pina
  • Devin Pineault
  • Spencer Calitri Pittman
  • Rachel Poskanzer
  • Daniela Requena
  • Jason Resendes
  • Aurelia Reynolds
  • Jackson Ridpath
  • Eugenia Mercedes Roberts
  • Cassidy Rodrigues
  • Marykate Rosano
  • Daniel Joseph Ryan
  • Samantha Anise Schultz
  • Thomas Philip Scudder
  • Jonathan Scott Selway
  • Kenny Thomas Severino
  • Yashika Singh
  • Vista Sohrab
  • Jared Nicholas Spinney
  • Patrick Daniel Sullivan
  • Isabella Mary Sweeney
  • Samuel Wayne Tipps
  • Alexandria Robin Triozzi
  • Elizabeth Payton Troll Sr
  • Isabelle Ling Tse
  • Nicholas Joseph Tse
  • Julia Lynn Tupper
  • Patrick Ryan Vachon
  • Meredith Rachel Veldran
  • Lillian Mary-Margaret Voke
  • Katie Abigail Vollen
  • Mary Katherine Waters
  • Benjamin White
  • Vered Wiesel
  • Nathaniel Tracey Wilson
  • Mariel Wai Wissmann
  • Raymond Jeff Wong
  • Taariq Qadeer Woods
  • Chavonna Xu
  • Jillian Taylor Zahar
  • Gabriel Mesquita Zangirolani