Author Archives: Adam

Herpetology Field Trip

It was a terrific day for a herpetology field trip. We found some really cool reptiles. You can watch videos of some of these on youtube. Snakes Coluber constrictor Contia tenuis Hypsiglena torquata Thamnophis sirtalis Lizards Phrynosoma douglasii Sceloporus occidentalis … Continue reading

Posted in Burke, Lab | Comments Off

Feeding Time Video

Heidi Rockney (superstar undergraduate researcher) just posted this great video of her favorite job at the Woodland Park Zoo: feeding the Colorado River Toads!  

Posted in Burke, Lab | Comments Off

Visiting Researcher Alejandra Panzera

Welcome to Alejandra Panzera, a visiting researcher from Universidad de Concepción, Chile. She is a PhD student working with Dr. Pedro Victoriano in the Laboratorio de Microevolución y Ecología de Vertebrados. She will be here for the next three months to learn … Continue reading

Posted in Burke, Lab | Comments Off

Undergraduate Research in Biodiversity Genomics

Four new undergraduate researchers have joined the lab! Welcome to Ricardo Sevilla, Sneha Krishnan, Abigail Tyrrell, and Gianni Aranoff.  These four students are part of our new annual summer research internship program aimed at recruiting motivated undergraduates at early stages of their … Continue reading

Posted in Lab | Comments Off

Congrats to Heidi on her NSF-GRFP!

Congratulations to Heidi Rockney! She was awarded a prestigious National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship. Heidi is going to graduate school at San Francisco State University this Fall to work with Dr. Vance Vredenburg on an amphibian conservation project.

Posted in Burke, Lab | Comments Off