Congratulations to Laura Carmanico on recieving the Sea-Hawks Athletics Award. This award is given to a student-athlete who exhibits leadership achievement and athletic success and is a current member of a Memorial University Sea-Hawks atheltic team.
Laura is a Biology Master’s student with CFER supervised by Dr. Sherrylynn Rowe. She is interested in determining if parasite abundance has increased in Atlantic cod and if the parasite load has an effect on fish condition and investment in reproduction. She played for the Gee-gees volleyball team at the University of Ottawa during her undergraduate studies. She was drawn to Memorial for her Master’s Degree because of the great marine biology program offerred, as well as to continue playing the sport she loves.
We wish you continuing success here at Memorial!