Margalith Galun Awards

2016 Eighth International Lichenological Symposium IAL8, Helsinki, Finland
Best student's poster presentation: Antoine Simon, University of Li├Ęge (Belgium)
Work recognized: Extensive mitogenome rearrangement within the Peltigerinae (lichenized Ascomycetes): comparison between Ricasolia amplissima and Peltigera membranacea.
  Best student's oral presentation: Veera Tuovinen, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala (Sweden)
Work recognized: Visualizing fungal communities in lichens by fluorescent in situ hybridization.
2012 Seventh International Lichenological Symposium IAL7, Bangkok, Thailand
Best student's poster presentation: Ulla Kaasalainen, University of Helsinki (Finland)
Work recognized: Symbiotic cyanobacteria produce a series of hepatoxins in lichens.
  Best student's oral presentation: Ede Leppik, University of Tartu (Estonia)
Work recognized: Changes in epigeic lichen communities in calcareous grasslands (alvars) due to cessation of traditional land use.