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Interview with BES and Journal of Ecology Virtual Issue

The British Ecological Society (BES) came out with a Journal of Ecology Virtual Issue “Novel Ecosystems in the Anthropocene” in honor of the theme of the 2016 Ecological Society of America meeting. One of my papers on global change in the alpine … Continue reading

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SEEDS mentor at ESA 2016

I was a SEEDS mentor again this year at the annual ESA meeting in Fort Lauderdale. It was a special year because SEEDS (Strategies for Ecology Education, Diversity and Sustainability) is celebrating its 20th anniversary. Below is a photo from the … Continue reading

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SEEDS mentor at ESA 2015

Once again I was a SEEDS mentor at ESA for the Centennial Celebration in Baltimore. SEEDS (Strategies for Ecology Education, Diversity and Sustainability) is a program that aims to increase diversity in the ecology profession and promote underrepresented students to participate and … Continue reading

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Global change talk at Middle School

I was invited to give a talk at The Renaissance International School in Oakland, CA. I talked with middle schoolers about how global change and land use change are causing woody encroachment in the alpine.

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SEEDS mentor at ESA 2014

I was a SEEDS mentor at ESA this year. SEEDS (Strategies for Ecology Education, Diversity and Sustainability) is a program which aims to increase diversity in the ecology profession and promote underrepresented students to participate and pursue careers in ecology. A photo of … Continue reading

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Undergrad presents poster at Cal Day

Luke Tillmann, an undergrad whom I have been mentoring, presented a poster titled Topographically Controlled Vegetation Dynamics in the Colorado Rocky Mountains at Cal Day, April 2014. This independent research is the topic of his senior thesis, and he is currently working on … Continue reading

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Cover of American Journal of Botany

My photo of our global change experiment at Niwot Ridge got on the cover of American Journal of Botany (second photo down on the left)!  It is the July 2013 Special Issue on Global Biological Change. The photo shows the warming … Continue reading

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