Sarah Wood awarded Sigma Xi grant

Undergraduate student, Sarah Wood (Classen Lab), was awarded a Sigma Xi grant in aid of research ( 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¬†prestigious National Science Foundation REU fellowship this summer to work at the Sevilleta LTER ( Nora will be conducting part of her senior honors thesis at the SEV this summer.  

Outstanding EEB undergraduate

The award for outstanding EEB undergraduate went to Lauren Breza. Lauren started research at UTK just after high school, and worked in the Boake, Sanders, and, most recently, Classen labs. Gary McCracken took pains to note that competition for this […]

Undergrad summer research

EEB undergraduate Heather Tran will be an REU student at the Sevilleta LTER this summer. Undergrad Sarah Wood received a $4500 scholarship to work at the Rocky Mountain Biological lab (RMBL).