Pbio graduate students Uma Nagendra (mentor: Chris Peterson), Alex Pilote (mentor: Michelle Momany), and Jess Stephens (mentor: Peggy Brickman) received the Interdisciplinary Certificate in University Teaching at a reception held by the UGA Teaching Academy. Pbio was well represented as they were 3 of only 13 graduate students that completed the requirements for the teaching certificate. More information about the program/requirements can be found HERE. Way to go!
Alumnus - Jeffrey Cannon
Alumnus Jeffery Cannon during a field exercise for a Wildland Firefighter Course in Nashville, GA (2014).
PBIO grad student David Higgins counts down for Grad students Ilkay Doerter, Lauren Eserman, and Jess Stephens to begin the egg-and-spoon race at the Graduate Student Field Day (April, 2015)
Research - Helianthus Seedlings
Helianthus annuus seedlings
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Loren Rieseberg, John Burke, Lisa Donovan, Brent Hulke, Andries Temme, Rishi Masalia exploring the deserts of Southern California (2015).