Laurel Sindewald, Diana Tomback and Eric Neumeyer published in the journal "Forests"

Aug. 21, 2020

"PhD Candidate Laurel Sindewald , Professor Diana Tomback , and Geospatial Analyst Eric Neumeyer had a paper published in the journal Forests on August 1, 2020, titled "Community Structure and Functional Role of Limber Pine (Pinus flexilis) in Treeline Communities in Rocky Mountain National Park". Laurel is beginning her 4th...

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Prestigious MSA Award Goes to New Faculty Member Sara Branco

Aug. 21, 2020

Incoming Assistant Professor of Integrative Biology Sara Branco has been awarded one of the Mycological Society of America’s most prestigious honors, the 2020 C.J. Alexopoulous Prize. The MSA’s Alexopoulous Prize is given annually to the most outstanding mycologist early in their career. The nominees are evaluated primarily on the basis...

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2020 Fall Seminar Series - Dr. Charissa de Bekker

Aug. 21, 2020

Dr. Charissa de Bekker Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida When: August 28, 2020 at Noon Where: Seminar will be presented via Zoom Title: Connecting phenomes with functional genomes in ants, manipulated by a fungal parasite Certain ant species have co-evolved with species-specific fungal parasites of the genus Ophiocordyceps ,...

Andrea Lorenz accepted to CU Medical School

July 31, 2020

Congratulations to Andrea Lorenz, a former student in Dr. Charlesworth’s General Cell Biology class, for being accepted into Medical School at CU Anschutz.

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Maria Nikulkova's MS Thesis Defense

July 19, 2020

MS student Maria Nikulkova’s thesis defense will be taking place via Zoom on Thursday, July 23 rd at 10 am . Maria will be telling us about the great work she has been doing in Dr. Chris Miller’s lab during her thesis talk titled “Novel Genomes Reveal Phylogenetic Breadth and...

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Kristy Rushin accepted in to CU Denver Business School MBA Program

July 19, 2020

Kristy Rushin, former student of Dr. Cheri Jones, has been accepted into the CU Denver Business School 11 month MBA program for the 2020 Fall Semester. Congratulations Kristy on this accomplishment

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Kristin Olson accepted into the University of Alaska -Fairbanks PhD program

July 14, 2020

Kristin Olson, a CU Denver Biology student who worked with the Buma lab on an NSF funded Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) project in Alaska, has been accepted into the PhD program at the University of Alaska Fairbanks and will be starting in Fall 2020. She will work on permafrost...

Integrative Biology Professors present lecture in the COVID-19: Colorado & Beyond summer lecture series

July 14, 2020

On July 6 th , Assistant Professor Annika Mosier, Senior Instructor Laurel Beck, and Associate Professors Amanda Charlesworth and Laurel Hartley presented the lecture “The Ecology and Biology of COVID-19” in the COVID-19: Colorado & Beyond free summer lecture series from CLAS: Dr. Annika Mosier Dr. Laurel Beck Dr...

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Brian Buma and Craig Welch on National Geographic Podcast, "The Tree at the End of the World"

July 14, 2020

In January of 2019, Dr. Brian Buma, Ecologist and Assistant Professor with CU Denver Department of Integrative Biology, gathered a team he described as, “… a really solid team of Chilean scientists. There was botanists. We had an archaeologist. We had some camp managers extraordinaire, bird ecologists—we basically had a...

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Isha Kanu accepted into the MS in Creative Technology and Design Program at CU Boulder's ATLAS Institute

July 2, 2020

The Department would like to recognize Isha Kanu, a former student in Dr. Amanda Charlesworth's lab, for being accepted into the MS in Creative Technology and Design Program at CU Boulder's ATLAS Institute. Congratulations on all your hard work to achieve this accomplishment!