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Leonard Jones: Husky 100

Congratulations to Leonard Jones, a new member of the “Husky 100”. The Husky 100 recognizes 100 UW undergraduate and graduate students who are making the most of their time at the UW by knowing that education happens inside and outside of the classroom. … Continue reading

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Itzue describes a new Abronia

Itzue has a new publication in Journal of Herpetology on the discovery of a species of arboreal alligator lizard (genus Abronia) from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Oaxaca, Mexico. The new species, Abronia cuetzpali, is very secretive and is only known from three specimens. The … Continue reading

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Sima wins a Rosemary Grant Award!

Congratulations Sima for winning a Rosemary Grant Award for Gradate Student Research from the Society for the Study of Evolution. These prestigious grants aim to identify and support innovative and potentially high impact research by beginning graduate students. Sima’s dissertation research will … Continue reading

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Visiting Researcher Dr. Andrew Storfer

Our friend and colleague Dr. Andrew Storfer is on sabbatical in our lab for the next 6 months. Dr. Storfer is an expert on landscape genetics and genomics, and he is currently applying those skills to several interesting study systems at … Continue reading

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NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants

Congratulations to Leonard Jones, CJ Battey, and Dave Slager for receiving NSF grants to support their dissertation research! Their research projects are listed below. We can expect to see some great results from all of these dissertation projects. Leonard Jones: Investigating the joint … Continue reading

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