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Megan DeMarche, Haines Family Assistant Professor in Plant Biology, was featured in Episode 417 of the acclaimed podcast "In Defense of Plants" by internationally-recognized blogger and podcaster Matt Candeias: 

Happy Earth Day from the Plant Biology Department! For Earth Day we celebrate the important roles that plants and fungi play in supporting our planet and a healthy environment.

Michael Hahn was recognized with the UGA Inventor of the Year Award! Michael is a professor of Plant Biology and his research on plant cell walls has led him to the development of an important molecular toolkit for plant, algal and bioenergy research.

Burlyn Michel, who turned 100 on March 7, is an Emeritus Professor of the UGA Department of Plant Biology.  

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