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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.  

Michelle Momany, Professor of Plant Biology, is featured in a UGA Research article as one of the leading members of the Fungal research community at UGA.

Dr. Margaret Oakley Dayhoff worked at the intersection of several scientific disciplines to bring the analytical power of computers to the broader research community.

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