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Research Experiences

Nov 15, 2019

Coconuts, Donuts, and Conch: An Insight into Bahamian Culture

Nathan Han, an Environment Science student, traveled to the Bahamas for research, and fell in love with the hospitality of the islands. 

Nov 15, 2019

The Costa Rica Adventure: Wildlife Research and Videography in One of the Planet’s Premier Biodiversity Hotspots!

Ben Zino, a Conservation Biology student, traveled to Costa Rica and volunteered as a field research assistant. 

Nov 13, 2019

Microbes Took Me to Europe

Environmental Science Major, Phoenix Spivey, traveled to Vienna, Austria to present her biosphere research. 

Jun 15, 2019

Catching Turtles on Campus

Kyle Watkins, a Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology student, got to be an Intern Supervisor and work with box turtle surveys taking place on centennial campus. 

Jun 5, 2019

An Urban Bird Quest

Research doesn't have to be conducted in a lab. Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology major, Kolby Altabet, recently discovered this as they worked a summer internship birding in urban areas. 

May 10, 2019

Crazy Bird (egg) Lady

Kathryn Jewell, a Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology, spent a year and a half doing undergraduate research working with House Sparrow egg shells. 

May 9, 2019

Mapping Environmental Contaminants with the Help of Citizen Science

Carol Gause, an Environmental Science major, got to be involved in the world of Citizen Science as she worked with the Sparrow Swap project. 

Apr 22, 2019

You Did What With a Fish Ear Bone!?

Mahala Gambill, a Fisheries, Wildlife and Conservation Biology student, got to be apart of a research project assessing positive density dependence shown in White Grunt aggregations, tropical fish. 

Nov 10, 2018

Exploring Renewable Energy in Iceland

Sustainable Materials and Technology major Brendan Tapper participated in the Green Program's trip to Iceland, where the focus of the trip was renewable energy and energy policy. This trip cemented his interest in sustainability, and allowed him an authentic, hands-on experience with Iceland's renewable energy policy.  

Nov 1, 2018

Respect the Snake

Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology major Dan Guinto traveled to Ohio for the Wildlife Society Conference, where he was able to spend a day with a friend to work on the Lake Erie Water Snake Project.