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Farallo Presents ‘Exploring Below the Undergrowth: The Role of Microhabitat in the Evolutionary Ecology of Plethodontid Salamanders’

Farallo Presents ‘Exploring Below the Undergrowth: The Role of Microhabitat in the  Evolutionary Ecology of Plethodontid Salamanders’

Biological Sciences graduate student Vincent Farallo presented a paper on “Exploring Below the Undergrowth: The Role of Microhabitat in the  Evolutionary Ecology of Plethodontid Salamanders” at the 2014 Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists July 30 to Aug. 4 in Chattanooga, TN. His co-author was Dr. Donald Miles, Professor of Biological […]

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August 5, 2014 at 1:20 pmResearch

Biological Sciences Students & Alumni Present at Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists

Eight Biological Sciences students and two recent alumni presented papers at the 2014 Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists July 30 to Aug. 4 in Chattanooga, TN. Graduate students presenting papers at the conference: Danny D’Amore – Maternal environment influences development of behavioral syndrome in the swordtail fish, Xiphophorus multilineatus […]

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August 5, 2014 at 1:13 pmResearch

D’Amore Presents ‘Maternal Environment Influences Development of Behavioral Syndrome in Swordtail Fish’

D’Amore Presents ‘Maternal Environment Influences Development of Behavioral Syndrome in Swordtail Fish’

Biological Sciences graduate student Danny D’Amore presented “Maternal Environment Influences Development of Behavioral Syndrome in Swordtail Fish, Xiphophorus multilineatus” at the 2014 Joint Meeting of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists July 30 to Aug. 4 in Chattanooga, TN. His co-authors were Oscar Rios-Cardenas of the Instituto de Ecología in Mexico and Dr. […]

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August 5, 2014 at 1:03 pmResearch

Ridges Land Lab Dedicated to Research for Quarter Century

Ridges Land Lab Dedicated to Research for Quarter Century

By Gretchen Gregory From Compass Situated on the southern side of the Ohio University campus is one of Athens hidden gems, a place where students can experience research about nature through a mix of wildlife, sweeping prairie grasslands, rolling hills, forested land, valleys and ravines. Of the 740 acres that […]

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August 4, 2014 at 9:46 amNews

WMAR: Maryland Terrapin Population Fighting Development, Predators and Crab Pots

WMAR: Maryland Terrapin Population Fighting Development, Predators and Crab Pots

A WMAR report on “Maryland terrapin population fighting development, predators and crab pots” quotes Dr. Willem Roosenburg, Professor of Biological Sciences, on his research on the terrapin. “Diamondback terrapins—the official reptile of Maryland—already have a lot stacked against them,” says the article that tells residents how to install turtle-excluder devices […]

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July 22, 2014 at 4:43 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Math, Biology & History Alumni Named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

Math, Biology & History Alumni Named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellows

Four Ohio University recent graduates—three of them from the College of Arts & Sciences—have been named 2014 Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellows. The Woodrow Wilson Ohio Teaching Fellowship seeks to attract talented, committed individuals with backgrounds in the STEM fields—science, technology, engineering, and mathematics—into teaching in high-need Ohio secondary schools. […]

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July 1, 2014 at 9:20 amAlumni News

Class of 2018: North Baltimore Senior to Study Biology-Pre-Med

The Sentinel-Tribune reports that among the North Baltimore seniors earning college scholarships is Tyler Reed ’18, who will study Biology-Pre-Med in the College of Arts & Science at Ohio University. Reed’s scholarships included: Ohio University Scholarships $18,000, Jorgen Larsen Scholastic Scholarship $1,500,  Robert A. Reed Memorial Scholarship $500, Huntington Spitler […]

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June 13, 2014 at 11:55 amIn the News Students in the News