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Happy Beginnings | Plant Biology Alum Says Answers Waiting to Be Found in Fossils

Indiana Jones: Surveying the geology of the Cretaceous Cloverly Formation in Wyoming (photo credit: Peter Wilf)

Editor’s Note: The Happy Beginnings series features recent College of Arts & Sciences graduates who are getting started in careers, graduate school and service. By MC Tilton, PACE Writer Ohio University alum Nathan Jud’s passion for fieldwork and fossils has taken him on a pathway through the Smithsonian, the Panama […]

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October 20, 2017 at 10:13 amAlumni

Alumni, Rothwell Featured on Cover of International Journal of Plant Sciences

Brian Atkinson

Research by Ohio University alumni Brian Atkinson ’12 and Dr. Ruth Stockey ’74 along with Dr. Gar Rothwell was featured on the cover of the September 2017 issue of International Journal of Plant Sciences. Their article is titled “The early phylogenetic diversification of Cornales: permineralized cornalean fruits from the Campanian […]

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September 1, 2017 at 12:40 pmAlumni Research

Rothwell, Two Alumni Featured on Cover of Botany

Cover of American Journal of Botany featuring microscopic photo of moss.

Research by Distinguished Professor Emeritus Gar Rothwell and two Ohio University alumni was featured on the cover of the April 2017 edition of American Journal of Botany. Their article—“Extending the fossil record of Polytrichaceae: Early Cretaceous Meantoinea alophosioides gen. et sp. nov., permineralized gametophytes with gemma cups from Vancouver Island”—discusses […]

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April 26, 2017 at 11:27 amAlumni Research

Environmental & Plant Biology Celebrates Student Achievements

Environmental & Plant Biology seniors honored at the Medal Ceremony, from left: Emily Spearman, Haley McAleer, Isaac Pouliot Adam Cook, Megan Osika, Christopher Benson. Not present: Nicolette Anderson and Nathan Becker.

Ohio University Environmental & Plant Biology faculty, students, and staff gathered at the department’s annual Awards Ceremony April 14 to look back on the year’s highlights, honor graduating seniors, recognize scholarship recipients, and acknowledge graduate student accomplishments. During a special medal ceremony, graduating seniors received a custom medal on a […]

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April 21, 2016 at 1:07 pmNews

PBIO Colloquium: ‘Evolution of Plant Structure, a Paleontological/Developmental Collaboration,’ Sept. 26

Dr. Gar Rothwell

The Environmental & Plant Biology Colloquium Series presents Dr. Gar W. Rothwell on “The evolution of plant structure, a paleontological/developmental collaboration” on Friday, Sept. 26, at 11:50 a.m. in Porter Hall 104. Rothwell is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Environmental & Plant Biology at Ohio University. Abstract: Paleontology yields essential evidence […]

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August 30, 2014 at 4:45 pmEvents

Rothwell Elected Fellow of Paleontological Society

Rothwell Elected Fellow of Paleontological Society

Dr. Gar Rothwell, Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Environmental & Plant Biology has been elected a Fellow of the Paleontological Society. Rothwell’s research focuses on Phylogenetic Systematics and Evolutionary Developmental Plant Biology. “Among other things, you were recognized for fundamental contributions to our understanding of the anatomy, diversity, and evolution of […]

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August 8, 2014 at 1:06 pmNews