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Research trees to become Bonsai works of art

“While most Chicagoans forget about plants during the bitter winter season, Matthew Frazel, greenhouse manager and skilled horticulturalist, is dedicated to their survival.” -UIC Today. Seedlings that didn’t make the cut for research…

Professor Mary Ashley Publishes Paper in PLOS One

Professor Mary Ashley and her current graduate student, Eun Sun Kim, and her former graduate student, David Zaya published a paper in PLOS One. Click here to read the publication.

Miquel Gonzalez-Meler’s research published in Journal of Hydrology

The peer-reviewed Journal of Hydrology has published Professor Miquel Gonzalez-Meler’s “Seasonality of nitrate sources and isotopic composition in the Upper Illinois River.”  Results of Gonzalez-Meler’s research indicated that biogeochemical nitrate reduction and isotopic…

Alexander Shingleton publishes research on Drosophila in Frontiers

Professor Alexander Shingleton’s research has recently been published in the peer-reviewed scientific journal, “Frontiers”. Shingleton and colleagues conducted their research on “Plasticity Through Canalization: The Contrasting Effect of Temperature on Trait Size and…

Search for BIOS head has begun

Janet Richmond, head of Biological Sciences, is stepping down at the end of this academic year. The search for her successor has begun. The advertisement reads: The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences…