Somer Rowe graduated this semester with a BS in Plant Biology and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society. As an undergrad, she received two Plant Biology Undergraduate Research Awards to do independent research in the Malmberg and Peterson labs. She also worked for two years in the UGA Herbarium. Somer will begin a job as a research professional at the UGA experimental station in Griffin Georgia doing plant physiology and plant breeding research. Congrats Somer!
Loren Rieseberg, John Burke, Lisa Donovan, Brent Hulke, Andries Temme, Rishi Masalia exploring the deserts of Southern California (2015).
Athens Science Cafe
Crowd at the Athens Science Café with chef Hugh Acheson, Botanical Gardens, 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.
Alumnus - Chelsea Cunard
Alumnus Chelsea Cunard implementing a field experiment studying invasive Microstegium vimineum (2014).