Latest News

Dr. Baraloto paper in Nature

03/17/2015

Here is a link to a paper by Chris Baraloto and collaborators that will be published in Nature this Friday.

Another NSF Award!

03/16/2015

Congratulations to Emily Warschefsky, and her advisor, Eric von Wettberg, for their 20K DDIG award: DISSERTATION RESEARCH: Evolution and domestication genetics of the mango”.

New NSF award to Phil Stoddard

03/16/2015

Phil Stoddard has received notification from NSF that he has been recommended for a 3 year $485K award. This is a continuation of his lab's behavioral work on weakly electric fishes entitled "Paradoxical Regulation of Signal Reliability". Congratulations to Phil!

Upcoming Events

"Effects of Ocean Acidification on Seagrasses: the Grazer Perspective"

04/20/2015 12:30 PM

BGSA is happy to announce that Dr. Fiona Tomas Nash of Oregon State and IMEDEA (Mallorca, Spain) will visit FIU for our last UGSRC seminar. Graduate Students are welcome to join Fiona for lunch (with free pizza) at 1:45pm in OE-148 after her talk.

"Does DNA methylation facilitate phenotypic plasticity in marine invertebrates?"

04/23/2015 12:00 PM

Dr. Steven Roberts, University of Washington, will present a seminar on "Does DNA methylation facilitate phenotypic plasticity in marine invertebrates?"

“Biodiversity of algae in the Okavango Delta (Botswana)”

04/27/2015 03:00 PM

Dr Luca Marazzi will present a seminar on "Species-Energy, Intermediate Disturbance and Habitat Heterogeneity theories explain biodiversity of algae in the Okavango Delta (Botswana)".

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