Shannon Kennedy, PBIO Business Manager III, was one of four staff members in all of Franklin College to win the Staff Excellence in Service Award for 2018. This award is designed to honor staff members for their excellent performance and their outstanding contributions, including excellence in fulfilling job requirements, demonstration of initiative and creativity to improve operation of the department, promotion of a positive morale in the workplace, and dedication to improving the image and performance of the department. Way to go, Shannon!
Alumnus - Chelsea Cunard
Alumnus Chelsea Cunard implementing a field experiment studying invasive Microstegium vimineum (2014).
Grad Student - Dorothy Christopher
Dorothy Christopher teaches Girl Scouts about parts of a flower at Science Day, an outreach event that included students from PBIO and the Odum School of Ecology (Spring 2016)
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Alumnus - Marziyeh Haghighat
Principles of Plant Biology lab course taught by former graduate student Marziyeh Haghighat (2014)
Alumnus - Jenny Cruse-Sanders
Alumnus Jenny Cruse-Sanders is the Director of the State Botanical Garden of Georgia.