- Rachel is named a 2017 Pew Biomedical Scholar!
- Rachel gave the keynote lecture at the 2017 HHMI SEA-PHAGES symposium to almost 300 undergraduates and faculty participants in the outreach program.
- Graduate student, Brooke Anderson, received an NSF GRFP fellowship to support her graduate studies!
- Rachel is a recipient of a 2016 Packard Fellowship in Science and Engineering!
- Rachel received an Honorable Mention for the Rosalind Franklin Young Investigator Award from the Genetics Society of America.
- Rachel was named a 2015 Kavli fellow of the National Academy of Sciences.