Post Tagged with: "Cassandra Thompson"

Researchers Get 1804 Funding for Freshwater Research Facility

Biological Sciences undergraduate researchers collect data on larval amphibians raised under experimental drought regimes. (photo: Viorel Popescu)

Ohio University researchers were awarded close to $50,000 through the Ohio University 1804 Fund to set up a freshwater research facility that will enable graduate and undergraduate research and experiential learning. Humans and fish and wildlife alike depend on clean freshwater. Southeastern Ohio is not particularly famous for clean, healthy […]

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August 27, 2018 at 9:11 amNews Research

Biology Grad Students Take First, Second in 3 Minute Thesis Competition

Silvana Duran Ortiz

From Research Communications Two College of Arts & Sciences graduate students, both in Biological Sciences, took first and second place in Ohio University’s third annual 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition on Feb. 21. The 3MT® competition was developed by The University of Queensland in 2008 to help graduate students hone […]

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February 22, 2018 at 3:30 pmNews

7 A&S Grad Students to Showcase Communication Skills during 3 Minute Thesis Competition

From Research Communications Ohio University graduate students will test how well they can describe their research or creative work to the general public during the 3 Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition. Seven College of Arts & Sciences students are participating in the semi-finals: Semi-final round – Tuesday, Feb. 13, 7 p.m. […]

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February 12, 2018 at 4:44 pmResearch

ECOLUNCH | Withering Waters: How Two Anurans Cope with Pool Permanency, Dec. 6

Cassandra Thompson

ECOLUNCH presents Cassandra Thompson discussing “Withering Waters: How Two Anurans Cope with Pool Permanency” on Wednesday, Dec. 6, from 11:50 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in Irvine 159. Thompson is a graduate student in Biological Sciences. ECOLUNCH is a long-running seminar series that meets on Wednesdays from 11:50 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. […]

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December 1, 2017 at 10:45 pmEvents

Four Biology Students Get Prestigious NSF Fellowships, Grants

Maggie Hantak

Four Ohio University Biological Sciences graduate students were awarded prestigious NSF graduate research fellowships and grants. James Nassif, a student in Dr. Larry Witmer’s lab, and Cassandra Thompson, in Dr. Viorel Popescu’s lab, were the only Ohio University students awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowships this year. Both are in the […]

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May 24, 2017 at 9:05 amNews Research