Jessica Brown is an undergraduate conducting research in Dr. Dorset Trapnell’s laboratory, which focuses on how evolutionary factors affect genetic variation in natural plant populations. With the PBIO4960 Undergraduate Research Award, Jessica has gained valuable experience in molecular biology techniques while working with Mimulus ringens and Drakaea orchids. Congratulations, Jessica!
Alumnus - Jeffrey Cannon
Alumnus Jeffery Cannon during a field exercise for a Wildland Firefighter Course in Nashville, GA (2014).
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced
Athens Science Cafe
Crowd at the Athens Science Café with chef Hugh Acheson, Botanical Gardens, 2015
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Alumnus - Elise Bartelme
Alumna Elise Bartelme teaching a Plant Biology lab course (2014).