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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!  

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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

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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

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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.

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NSF Grants $671K for Genomic Biodiversity Research Led by UT Arlington

An announcement of our new NSF grant was posted today at GenomeWeb. The National Science Foundation has awarded a three-year, $671,000 grant to researchers studying biodiversity in West and Central Africa. The award will fund genomic approaches to discover the mechanisms … Continue reading

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