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NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 1, 2016

Congratulations to Vanessa Knutson, graduate student in the Giribet Lab, who was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

International Women in Science day

International Women in Science day

February 11, 2016

In honor of International Women in Science day (today!) the women of the Giribet lab took a moment away from their science to capture this wonderful group photo. Go Women in Science!

Collecting specimens, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Collecting specimens, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

May 10, 2015

From May 4th to May 9th Postdoctoral researcher Dennis K. Persson and PhD student Julia G. Cosgrove, of the Giribet Lab, conducted field work in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The aim were to collect tardigrades (Tardigrada) and pseudoscorpions (Arthropoda: Arachnida). Tardigrades would be extracted from mosses and lichens under microscope, whereas pseudoscorpions would be found by sifting of leaf litter. A number of tardigrade species, such as Macrobiotus Islandicus, Echiniscus virginicus, Paramacrobiotus tonollii and Milnesium, Read more about Collecting specimens, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

April 1, 2015

Congratulations to Caitlin Baker and Julia Cosgrove, graduate students in the Giribet Lab, who were awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.