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CU Denver Professor to Examine History of Forest Harvests and the Influence on Climate Change

Oct. 23, 2020

University of Colorado Denver Assistant Professor Brian Buma was awarded a $476,254 grant from the National Science Foundation . With this grant, Buma will explore what limits, if any, historical management patterns of carbon place on current carbon-management actions, and what that means for carbon management in the future. Carbon...

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Chris Miller one of nine recipients of CU Presidential Initiative Grants for Urban and Place-Based Research

Oct. 23, 2020

This summer , CU Denver’s seven deans announced a multiyear, $500,000 initiative meant to “strengthen research related to urban development at CU Denver through a transdisciplinary research initiative engaging all schools and colleges with a focus on enhancing life quality for all, now and into the future.” The initiative aligns...

Tassawwar Khan accepted to Rocky Vista College of Osteopathic Medicine

Congratulations to Tassawwar Khan, a former student of Dr. Cheri Jones for being accepted into Rocky Vista College of Osteopathic Medicine!

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2020 Fall Seminar Series - Rachel Vannette

Dr. Rachel Vannette Assistant Professor, Dept. of Entomology & Nematology University of California Davis WHEN: Oct. 30, 2020 at Noon WHERE: Seminar will be presented via Zoom Zoom Meeting https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/91048440693 Ecology and evolution of flower microbes Flowers are essential to plant reproduction and pollinator health. Yet little is known about...

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In Memory of Greg White, 1985 - 2020

From Timberley Roan and Trishia Vasquez : It is with great sadness that we share with you news of Greg White’s passing . Greg passed away on Tuesday, September 29 th , due to complications from a long-standing illness. Greg will be dearly missed. As a project specialist, he was...

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2020 Fall Seminar Series - Dr. Jessie Uehling

Dr. Jessie Uehling Assistant Professor of Fungal Biology Oregon State University WHEN: Oct. 23, 2020 at Noon WHERE: Seminar will be presented via Zoom Zoom Meeting https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/91048440693 , Meeting ID: 910 4844 0693 Fungal endosymbiont evolution: insights into mechanisms, diversity, and ubiquity from the Mucoromycota fungi The generation of thousands...

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STEM educator’s far-reaching impact recognized with Chase Faculty Community Service Award

CU Denver’s Timberley Roane passionately supports Native American/American Indian community Timberley Roane, Ph.D., is the recipient of the 2020 Chase Faculty Community Service award, recognition that honors her unrelenting support of the Native American/American Indian community in the education of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). An associate professor, Roane...

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2020 Fall Seminar Series - Katie Ferris

Dr. Katie Ferris Assistant Professor, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Tulane University WHEN: Oct. 16th, 2020 at Noon WHERE : Seminar will be presented via Zoom Zoom Meeting https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/91048440693 Meeting ID: 910 4844 0693 Natural selection on sympatric Monkeyflower species: variation over space and time Divergent natural selection can...

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2020 Fall Seminar Series - Dr. Anya Brown

Dr. Anya Brown Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Postdoctoral Fellow WHEN: Oct. 9th, 2020 at Noon WHERE: Seminar will be presented via Zoom Zoom Meeting https://ucdenver.zoom.us/j/91048440693 Meeting ID: 910 4844 0693 Microbially-mediated species interactions and the extended phenotype Ecologists have begun to appreciate the wide-reaching associations between organisms and microbes, such...

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Gregory Ragland’s New Research Looks into Fruit Flies’ Impeccable Timing

Oct. 1, 2020

Fruit flies have the uncanny ability to wake up from a months-long hibernation right when their food of choice is at its peak. A new study coauthored by Gregory Ragland, Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology, found many genes responsible for setting the fruit flies’ internal alarm clocks, and that an...

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