Gregory Characklis Visiting faculty University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, NC, USA  CBE Host: Al Cunningham
 Alim Dewan Visiting graduate student Washington State University, Pullman,  WA, USA  CBE Host: Zbigniew Lewandowski
 Claudia Doberenz Visiting Fulbright researcher Martin Luther University, Halle-Wittenberg, Germany  CBE Host: Anne Camper
 Mervin Failing Visiting AIRO-Bridges student Poplar, MT, USA  CBE Hosts: Christine Foreman and Marcus Dieser
 Mariana Fittipaldi Visiting graduate student Laboratorio de Microbiologia Sanitaria y Medioambiental, Universitat 
 Polit√©cnica de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain
 CBE Host: Anne Camper
 Jordan Gruber Visiting undergraduate student 
and Procter & Gamble intern
Clemson University, SC, USA  CBE Host: Darla Goeres
 Anna Heinkel Visiting undergraduate student University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany  CBE Host: Anne Camper
 Patrizia Peters Visiting undergraduate student University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany  MSU Host: Keith Cooksey
 Jennifer Lloyd-Randolfi Visiting undergraduate student  Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 
 MD, USA
 CBE Host: Ross Carlson
 Yvonne Reinhardt Visiting graduate student  University of Stuttgart, Germany  CBE/MSU Hosts: Al Cunningham and Lee Spangler
 Federica Villa

Visiting graduate student University of Milan, Italy  CBE Host: Phil Stewart