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WOSU radio reported on work by Dr. Brian McCarthy in a story headlined “Ohio University Researcher Works To Re-establish American Chestnut in Appalachian Forests.” McCarthy is Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology and Associate Dean of the College of Arts & Sciences at Ohio University. From the Christmas Song,to Longfellow’s […]

The post WOSU Talks to McCarthy about American Chestnut appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Feb 03

by Kristin Distel Ten Ohio University students from Anthropology, Environmental & Plant Biology, and Biological Sciences interned with the Wayne National Forest in summer 2018, marking trails, searching for rare species and habitats, and helping the forest staff prepare for upcoming projects. The partnership between Ohio Universitys College of Arts […]

The post A&S and Wayne National Forest Continue Successful Internship Collaboration appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 14

Six graduate students were chosen on a competitive basis to receive a one-semester stipend through the Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institute. Yuan Zhang Environmental & Plant Biology Faculty Adviser: Dr. Allan Showalter Zhangs research focuses on studying how different sugar decorations affect the biological functions of a class of highly […]

The post Meet the 2018-19 NQPI Graduate Student Fellowship Awardees appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 10

By Amanda Biederman OHIO students and faculty recently convened to discuss the latest research in molecular biology at the annualMolecular and CellularBiology (MCB) retreat. The event was organized byMCB programdirector and Environmental & Plant Biology professor Dr. Sarah Wyattand featured a keynote lecture by a keynote lecture by University of […]

The post Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat Features Cross-Disciplinary Research appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 05

By Amanda Biederman OHIO students and faculty members convened last month to share their research at the annual Molecular and CellularBiology (MCB) retreat. The event, which included a series of faculty and student talks as well as a poster session, spanned a variety of disciplines including biochemistry, molecular biology and […]

The post OHIO Cancer Researchers Discuss Work at Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 05

ByAmanda Biederman NQPI editorial intern Two Nanoscale and Quantum Phenomena Institutemembers, Environmental & Plant Biology professor Dr. Allan Showalter and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering professor Dr. Amir Farnoud, both presented their research at the Molecular and Cellular Biology retreat on Nov. 10. MCB is an interdisciplinary program that encompasses the […]

The post NQPI Members Present Their Research at Molecular and Cellular Biology Retreat appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 05

Ohio University alumDr. Mac Burgess, spoke on campus Nov. 30 about “Experiential Learning in theSustainable Food and BioenergySystems Program at Montana StateUniversity.” Burgess, who earned an M.S. in Environmental Studies from the College of Arts & Sciences Ohio University in 2006, is Assistant Professor of Plant Sciences & Plant Pathology […]

The post Alumni News | Food Studies Student Reunion at Lecture with Alum appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 03

Dr. Kim Thompson, Lecturer in Environmental & Plant Biology, was quoted by the Post in a story headlined “Poinsettias signify the holiday season.” The interesting thing about poinsettias is that their red leaves appear to be flowers, Kim Thompson, a lecturer of environmental and plant biology, said. Poinsettias originate from […]

The post Post Quotes Thompson on Why Poinsettias Are Red appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Dec 03

Dr. Sarah Wyatt, Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology and Director of Molecular and Cellular Biology, was featured in the Parkersburg News and Sentinel in a story headlined “Scientist discusses research on plants, space at Washington State Community College.” Sarah Wyatt, a research scientist in plant biology at Ohio University, […]

The post Parkersburg Newspaper Writes about Wyatt’s Experiment on International Space Station appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 13

Dr. Sarah Wyatt’s team was mentioned in an Ohio Wesleyan University news release about researchers getting a NASA Ames Research Center Honor Award for problem-solving on the International Space Station during their study of how plants grow in outer space. Wyatt is Professor of Environmental & Plant Biology and Director […]

The post Research Team Gets Award for Problem-Solving on International Space Station appeared first on Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences.

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environmental and plant biology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Nov 09

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