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Coveted NSF Graduate Research Fellowships announced

EEB Ph.D. student Marian Schmidt and incoming Ph.D. student Joanna Larson have been awarded the prestigious NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

Joanna will be working with Dan Rabosky and Lacey Knowles

5/7/2013 |  (more)

Cindy Bick receives fellowship grant

Congratulations to Cindy Bick who received a CEW Menakka and Essel Bailey Graduate Fellowship for $6500. 

5/6/2013 |  (more)

Fluid-preserved Imaging Workshop

Deadline to apply for the Fluid-preserved Imaging Workshop is May 8, 2013.

5/8/2013 |  (more)

Rabosky awarded $600K NSF grant

Professor Dan Rabosky has been awarded a $600,000 NSF grant for his project, “A macroevolutionary framework to study the assembly of continental biotas.”

4/30/2012 |  (more)

Jingchun Li wins Donald W. Tinkle Scholarship

Congratulations to Jingchun Li who was this year's winner of the Donald W. Tinkle Scholarship. This award is given on the basis of outstanding performance as a doctoral student.

4/4/2013 |  (more)

Fluid-preserved Invertebrate Imaging Workshop Opportunity

iDigBio, the National Science Foundation’s national HUB for Advancing Digitization of Biological Collections (ADBC), in collaboration with the University of Michigan's Museum of Zoology, is pleased to announce the fifth in a series of preparation-specific workshops focusing on biological collections digitization.

9/16/2013 |  (more)

Myers’ NSF grant seeks to improve undergrad biology education

Professor Phil Myers has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the National Science Foundation that will bring together technical and education leaders, who are critical in expanding student access to authentic science experiences.

7/25/2013 |  (more)

WCBN-FM broadcast on U-M peregrine falcons by EEB alumna

Adventurous EEB alumna, Liz Wason, will broadcast about this year’s campus peregrine falcons at 9 a.m., Friday morning, March 22, on WCBN.

3/22/2013 |  (more)

Barry OConnor & Pavel Klimov make the New York Times

Their work on dust mite evolution showing that dust mites are evolved from parasitic ancestors is presented in the New York Times article, "A Challenge to Dollo's Law".

3/19/2013 |  (more)

Cryptic clams: U-M biologists find species hiding in plain view

Two University of Michigan marine biologists have identified three cryptic species of tiny clams, long believed to be members of the same species, which have been hiding in plain view along the rocky shores of southern Australia for millions of years.


3/12/2013 |  (more)


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