Post Tagged with: "Harvey Ballard"

Plant Biology Students Find 2 Species New to Island in Bahamas

PBIO Students press specimens of the two species the class found that were new to the island.

By Sydney Dawes PACE writer Environmental & Plant Biology Environmental & Plant Biology students traveled to San Salvador Island, Bahamas, over winter break to study vegetation and species with Dr. Harvey Ballard, Associate Professor. And during their survey they even found two plant species new to the island. The fall […]

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February 15, 2016 at 1:32 pmIn Class News Research

PBIO | Department of Environmental and Plant Biology Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

PBIO | Department of Environmental and Plant Biology Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

by Sydney Dawes| PACE Writer Environmental and Plant Biology Red satin ribbon and ceremonial scissors signified the close of a long effort by the Department of Environmental and Plant Biology as they officially opened the walk-in plant growth chamber in Porter Hall and celebrated the completion of their research infrastructure […]

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January 29, 2016 at 11:21 amNews

Peanuts, Mutants, Violets and Pests | Undergrad Researchers Get Funding

Chase Hudak '17 pipets DNA extracted from Arabidopsis plants.

By Sydney Dawes Environmental & Plant Biology Four students studying biology and plant biology received Provost’s Undergraduate Research Fund awards this fall. The competitive awards, first offered in 2001, support students working with a faculty member on an independent project. Students can receive up to $1,500 and are required to […]

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January 11, 2016 at 2:54 pmNews Research

DeForest, Ballard, Wyatt, Morgan Receive Baker Fund Awards

DeForest, Ballard, Wyatt, Morgan Receive Baker Fund Awards

Ohio University selected six Spring 2015 proposals totaling $56,781 to receive Baker Fund awards, with three of them going to College of Arts & Sciences faculty. Endowed in 1961 by a gift of more than $612,000 from College of Arts & Sciences alum Edwin L. Kennedy ’26 and his wife, […]

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May 26, 2015 at 12:34 pmNews

Summer Courses | Tier II Natural Sciences (2NS), Online & On Campus

Summer Courses | Tier II Natural Sciences (2NS), Online & On Campus

Summer with the College of Arts & Sciences—Enjoy our Parks | Fill some Reqs—includes courses that can apply toward Ohio University’s general education Tier II requirements in Natural Sciences. Check the Registrar’s summer course offerings site for up-to-the-minute course availability—both online and on campus. ANTH 2010 Introduction to Biological Anthropology […]

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April 20, 2015 at 8:54 pmNews

Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium, Oct. 3

Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium, Oct. 3

The first annual Department of Environmental and Plant Biology Internship Symposium is Thursday, Oct. 3, from 6 to 8 p.m., in Porter 104. “We invite the entire department of faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students, but also all who might be considering becoming a PBIO major or minor and want […]

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September 25, 2013 at 2:34 amEvents

Wisconsin State Journal Quotes Ballard on Tiny Violet Discovery

The July 14 Wisconsin State Journal story on “Tiny violet a big find for UW-Madison botany legend” featured Ohio University’s Dr. Harvey Ballard talking about his friend and mentor, Dr. Hugh Iltis, who collected the tiny violet specimen named to the top 10 new species list for last year (Top […]

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July 15, 2013 at 10:48 amFaculty in the News In the News