Hot Student Papers

Hot Student Paper Double Feature

11 Oct 2011 - 3:46pm

Jean-Paul PaluzziDo Hee LeeThis week we have two hot student papers, both first-authored by PhD student Do Hee Lee from the Lange and Orchard labs.

Microcysts: The Third Developmental Pathway of Social Amoebozoans

3 Oct 2011 - 3:48pm

This week’s hot student paper is by Aldona Budniak who recently finished her M.Sc. in Danton O’Day’s lab. Aldona’s paper is currently In Press at Protist.

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Determinants of actual functional connectivity for calcareous grassland communities linked by rotational sheep grazing

26 Sep 2011 - 3:49pm

Yessica RicoThis week’s hot student paper is by Yessica Rico, a Ph.D. student in Helene Wagner’s lab. Yessica’s paper is currently In Press at Landscape Ecology. Although Yessica has published several papers already, this represents her first Ph.D. paper ... and an exciting one at that!

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Foraging behavior of insect pollinators in the presence of ambush predators

19 Sep 2011 - 3:52pm

Christina ThomsenChristina Thomsen is a former UTM Biology undergraduate student. Her paper was recently published in Teaching Issues and Experiments in Ecology. In this paper she develops a new lab that can be used in undergraduate ecology classes to understand the effects of predators on plant-pollinator mutualisms. Christina is now a technician in Marc Johnson’s lab and plans to enter graduate school next fall.

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