Congrats to Dr. Kathrin Stanger-Hall for her new NSF award to study fireflies “Shedding light on firefly phylogenetic systematics and the evolution of their sexual signal types.” This is part of a large collaborative grant with BYU and UFL (Fall 2017- 2021). Way to go!!
Sunflower and Plant Physiology
Sunflower and plant physiology boat selfie
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced
Alumnus - Marziyeh Haghighat
Principles of Plant Biology lab course taught by former graduate student Marziyeh Haghighat (2014)
Girl Scout Science Day
Graduate student Michelle Hwang and Post-Doc Karolina Heyduck look over the shoulders of two young students working on a computer science module for Girl Scout Day.
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.