The Journal of Cell Biology, February 17, 2014 issue features Prof. Amy Gladfelter in "People & Ideas." In the article, Prof. Gladfelter talks about her current research and how her path through life lead her to research and teaching. To read the full article, please click here.
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Prof. Michael Dietrich is featured in the January 1, 2014 issue of The Scientist Magazine. The article, Drawn to Controversy, highlights his many successes as a philosopher and historian of science and tells how his unusual choice be a faculty member in a biology department has impacted his remarkable career. Prof. Dietrich was named a...[more]
The Life Sciences Greenhouse has an extensive and varied plant collection with a wide range of diversity, utility and beauty, including many orchid species and hybrids.
The Arpophyllum spicatum, an orchid species from Central America, is covered in miniscule, nearly-neon pink flowers.
Graduate student Ramsa Chaves Ulloa and undergraduate Ellen Irwin discuss lab work, fieldwork, mosquitos, and...[more]
A video presentation of Robin Costello's undergraduate thesis project.
The Life Sciences Greenhouse opened in August 2011. There is an extensive and varied plant collection with a wide range of diversity, utility and beauty. Among the most popular and diverse of our collections is the Brout Orchid Collection, home to about a thousand orchids of many species and hybrids. The orchid collection is in two rooms. There are three other rooms open to the public: a tropical room, a sub-tropical room, and a xeric room housing cacti and succulents.