News

May 21, 2015
Beth Forrestel successfully defended her Ph. D. Dissertation. Beth is curretly working as a Post-doctoral Fellow with Dr. Lizzie Wolkovich at Harvard’s Arnold Arboretum...
July 31, 2014
Michael was selected to receive The Botanical Society of America Merit Award, which is the highest honor the Society bestows.  http://www.botany.org/awards_grants/detail/...
June 18, 2014
With Erika Edwards and others, Michael just published a paper on plant architecture in relation to the leaf economics spectrum in a special symposium issue of the Journal of...
June 18, 2014
Michael, along with grad students Beth Spriggs and Miranda Sinnott-Armstrong, traveled to Zürich, Switzerland, to attend a wonderful conference on “radiations” in plants (12-...
June 11, 2014
Two of our postdocs, Andrew Leslie and Matt Ogburn, will move to new positions this fall. Matt will be an Assistant Professor in the Department of Biology at Southern Utah ...
February 20, 2014
Deren comes to us from the University of Chicago, where he worked on the hyperdiverse genus Pedicularis in its center of diversity: the Hengduan Mountains on the eastern edge...
January 30, 2014
We’ve added a link on the Links page to highlight The Peabody Museum’s online exhibit “Travels in the Great Tree of Life.” Be sure to check out the 2 short films...