Somer Rowe, a plant biology undergraduate, is spending part of this summer at Cornell University working with top chemical ecologists, Drs. Andre Kessler and Rob Raguso analyzing her Sarracenia leucophylla volatile samples. This great experience was funded by her PBIO 4960 Undergraduate Research Award. Somer's project, under the advisement of graduate student Jess Stephens, is looking at volatile differences between flowers and traps of S. leucophylla.
Grad Student - Chelsea Cunard
Graduate student Chelsea Cunard implementing a field experiment studying invasive Microstegium vimineum (2014).
Grad Student - Jeffrey Cannon
Graduate student Jeffery Cannon during a field exercise for a Wildland Firefighter Course in Nashville, GA (2014).
Research - Sweet Potato
Plants used in a study aimed at reconstructing evolutionary relationships in the sweet potato species complex.
Alumni - Jenny Cruse-Sanders
Alumna Jenny Cruse-Sanders is director of research and conservation at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
Grad Student - Uma Nagendra
Uma Nagendra is the overall winner of 2014 “Dance Your Ph.D.” contest. You can find out more in the Science Magazine here: http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced