Date posted: June 2nd, 2016
Biology PhD candidate Sydney Brannoch and her research advisor, Dr. Gavin Svenson of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, have been featured across several news outlets for the paper that Brannoch recently published in which she identifies a new species of praying mantis: Ilomantis ginsburgae. …Read more.
Date posted: April 27th, 2016
Students from Dr. Dianne Kube’s Microbiology class visited sophomore students and their teacher, Catherine Herman, at Ginn Academy in Cleveland. They were taking part in a nation-wide collaboration with Yale University – Prevalence of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria in the Environment (PARE). …Read more.
Date posted: March 14th, 2016
Led by grad student Michael Moore, Dr. Martin’s lab has a new publication out: “The predictability and magnitude of life-history divergence to ecological agents of selection: a meta-analysis in livebearing fishes” in the journal Ecology Letters. …Read more.
Date posted: February 3rd, 2016
Professor Christopher Cullis, Margaret Cullis, and University Farm Director Ana Locci are featured in an article about the Squire Valleevue and Valley Ridge Farms, owned by Case Western Reserve University. Read a PDF of the article here. …Read more.
Date posted: January 29th, 2016
Katherine Krynak, a Post Doc in the lab of Dr. Ryan Martin, has recieved a Fulbright Postdoctoral/Early Career Grant.
Katherine will be studying the effects of introduced rainbow trout on native glassfrog populations on the Western Slope of the Andes mountains in northern Ecuador. …Read more.
Date posted: January 28th, 2016
While studying the insect collection of the Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle of Paris, France, Sydney Brannoch, a Ph.D. student working at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History uncovered a small, leaf-dwelling praying mantis with unique features collected from Madagascar in 2001. …Read more.
Date posted: January 15th, 2016
Dr. Fox has been awarded a Young Investigator grant from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research. The title of Jess’ project is “Mechanosensory And Visual Integration For Fly Takeoff And Flight.” Here is link to the AFOSR announcement with the list of funded projects http://www.wpafb.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123466938. …Read more.
Date posted: January 14th, 2016
Binh To-Thorne, lab manager, and Katie Bingman, Undergraduate Coordinator, are featured on a Channel 3 news story about Adele lyrics that were posted in the windows of Rainbow Babies Hospital and Clapp Hall. …Read more.
Date posted: November 17th, 2015
Biology’s Valerie Haywood named to governing board of Ohio-Project Kaleidoscope
Valerie Haywood, senior instructor in the Department of Biology, recently joined the governing board of the Ohio-Project Kaleidoscope (PKAL), a region network of the national organization. …Read more.
Date posted: October 28th, 2015
Researchers in Dr. Karen Abbott’s lab recently released a software package for studying stochastic dynamical systems. The package, written for the programming language R, is called QPot (short for quasi-potential, which is one of its primary analytic tools). …Read more.
Date posted: October 15th, 2015
Tune into WINT 1330 AM on Saturday, October 17th to hear Chris Bond interview Dr. Jean Burns about invasive species on his radio program “Keeping it Green.”
EDIT: Here is a link to download the show! …Read more.