Olivia Weeks received a Hoopes Prize for her undergraduate thesis and has started graduate school.
Professor Abzhanov has received a Radcliffe fellowship (Grass Fellow) at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, 2013-2014.
NSF highlighted Dr. Abzhanov's life and work on LiveScience
"How Dinosaurs Became Birds" by Arhat Abzhanov on Academic Minute Program
on National Public Radio (WAMC), September 16th (2012).