Sarah Wood awarded Sigma Xi grant

Undergraduate student, Sarah Wood (Classen Lab), was awarded a Sigma Xi grant in aid of research (http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/) for her undergraduate thesis work on how ants in Colorado alter ecosystem processes. Only 30% of ecological applications are awarded and most of […]

REU Fellowship for Nora Dunkirk

Undergraduate Nora Dunkirk, was awarded a┬áprestigious National Science Foundation REU fellowship this summer to work at the Sevilleta LTER (http://sev.lternet.edu/REU). Nora will be conducting part of her senior honors thesis at the SEV this summer.  

Phi Kappa Phi award winners at EUReCA

Assistant Professor Brandon Matheny sponsored two undergraduates, Pawel Kosentka (biochemistry concentration) and Sarah Sprague (psychology major), in an undergraduate research project that examined the evolution of fungal toxins in the mushroom family Inocybaceae. This work was also performed in collaboration […]