Chelsea Cunard (advised by Rick Lankau and Shumei Chang) and Alex Harkess (advised by Jim Leebens-Mack) both successfully defended their dissertations this month. Congratulations to both of you!!
Sunflower and Plant Physiology
Sunflower and plant physiology boat selfie
Loren Rieseberg, John Burke, Lisa Donovan, Brent Hulke, Andries Temme, Rishi Masalia exploring the deserts of Southern California (2015).
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
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