Post Tagged with: "Sarah Wyatt"

Intern will continue OHIO students’ nature trail work at Camp Kum Ba Ya

The Ohio University team at Camp Kum Ba Ya

From Ohio University News Camp Kum Ba Ya on Kentucky Lake is looking for an Ohio University student to serve as the camp nature intern this summer and to help implement a nature trail education system developed last fall by Ohio University professors and students from Environmental and Plant Biology. […]

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April 11, 2022 at 12:08 pmNews

Alumni News | Colin Kruse worked on NASA experiment, now he’s tackling national security, energy independence

Colin Kruse--protecting the country in Los Alamos National Lab.

From Ohio University News Four years of cool experiences and mind-bending research weren’t enough for Ohio University alumnus Colin Kruse. He returned for another six years as a staff researcher then graduate student. Now, he’s working to preserve national security and develop sustainable energy independence at the Los Alamos National […]

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March 16, 2022 at 9:51 amNews

Science Cafe | Plants in Space: Athens, We Have a Problem, Oct. 14

From left, Alexander Meyers, Sarah Wyatt and Eric Land.

Ohio University’s Science Café kicks off the fall season with a researcher’s worst nightmare. There’s trouble 250 miles above Earth. When your “astronauts” are tiny seedlings, things can go wrong on the International Space Station.  Dr. Sarah Wyatt returns to the café stage at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14, at the […]

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September 17, 2021 at 9:32 amEvents

New B.S. in Environmental Science and Sustainability will prepare 21st century leaders

A student working at the Ohio University Student Farm | Photo by Ben Siegel

From Ohio University News Ohio University’s new Environmental Science and Sustainability degree empowers students to discover knowledge in a hands-on learning environment that reaches across disciplines, preparing them to tackle global problems at national and local scales. “Knowledge of sustainability is critical to preparing our graduates to solve problems that […]

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August 9, 2021 at 6:30 pmNews

Oyeyemi Ajayi Continues His Work on Plant Cell Walls, Biofuel Potential as Post-Doc

Oyeyemi Ajayi

As Oyeyemi Ajayi leaves Athens and heads to Penn State this month, his family is a little bigger, having welcomed a daughter, and his title is a little longer, having added a Ph.D. in Environmental & Plant Biology. He’s leaving cozy Athens for Happy Valley, another rustic college town. And […]

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July 6, 2021 at 12:58 pmNews Research

Tiny seedlings and 3 million worms: Two OHIO experiments head to International Space Station on June 3

NASA's SpaceX Commercial Resupply Mission-22 sits on the pad, ready for launch.

Watch live: Coverage of the launch of NASA’s SpaceX CRS-22 commercial cargo mission to the International Space Station on Thursday, June 3, at 1:29 p.m. EDT.   From Ohio University News When NASA’s SpaceX Commercial Resupply Mission-22 launches from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida on June 3, it will […]

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May 26, 2021 at 6:42 pmNews

Wyatt Receives Baker Award for ‘Plant Gravitropic Signaling: New Approaches to Old Questions’

Dr. Sarah Wyatt in the growth lab with a model of the Falcon rocket that will take their experiment to the International Space Station. Photo by Ben Siegel

Dr. Sarah Wyatt was one of five Ohio University faculty receiving John C. Baker Fund awards for research, scholarship and creative work during spring semester 2021. Wyatt is professor of Environmental & Plant Biology and director of the Molecular & Cellular Biology program. Endowed in 1961 by a gift of […]

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May 10, 2021 at 9:54 amResearch