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The 2018 G&E Arts Showcase celebrates the creative and artistic talents of the Genetics and Epigenetics (G&E) graduate program community. Students, faculty, postdocs and staff in G&E program labs will exhibit their visual art, perform musical works, read their poetry, and showcase their craft and culinary talents. A partial list of exhibitors and performers is posted below. The Showcase is free and open to our GSBS community, the larger TMC community, and friends!  

Showcase Date:  Monday, June 18, 2018

Time:  4:00 to 6:00 pm (poetry reading and musical performances begin at 4:30)

Location:  Onstead Forum at MD Anderson, 3rd floor of the Mitchell Basic Sciences Research Building (BSRB), 6767 Bertner Avenue.


Michael Galko, PhD

Antonio Tito: Classical Guitar 
Mandy Haltom, Jake Seemann, Kenny Trimmer, and Alejandro Villar-Prados: Histone Riders Band

VISUAL ART, CRAFTS & CULINARY ARTS (painting, drawing, photography, microscopy, computer art, pottery, mixed media, collage, jewelry, paper craft, science-related henna tattoos, fiber arts)
Alexandria Blackburn
Denada Dibra, PhD
Denaha Doss
Safia Essien
Michael Galko, PhD
Anibal Garza Carbajal, PhD
Jovanka Gencel Augusto
Dowon Kim
Pranavi Koppula
Elisabeth Lindheim
Mimi Le
Danielle Little
Lorena Maili
Malcolm Moses
Sydney Moyer
Aisyln Schalck
Vrutant Shah, PhD
Melinda Soeung
Vanja Stankic
Jyothishmanthi Swaminathan, PhD
Antonio Tito, PhD
Alka Veerisetty
Amanda Wasylishen, PhD

The deadline for G&E program lab members to sign-up to exhibit and/or perform has passed. If you are interested in exhibiting, or for more information, please contact Rhiannon at or Jovanka at

Arts Showcase Student Organizers
Jovanka Gencel Augusto
Lori Maili
Rhiannon Morrissey
Vanja Stankic