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Passion for Knowledge festival

by Adeline Marcos
January 7, 2020

In defense of winter

by Rose Lincoln for the Harvard Gazette
December 19, 2019

Little Women Day Scavenger Hunt reveals history

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
December 16, 2019

Hopkins receives grant to study how plants choose mates

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
December 13, 2019

Hopkins receives grant to study how plants choose mates

Robin Hopkins

This spring, the greenhouses in the Weld Hill Research Building at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University will be overflowing with phlox, fragrant flowers bursting with hues of violet, pink, red, and magenta. But it’s not their floral beauty or aroma that captivates Robin Hopkins, assistant professor of organismic and evolutionary biology at Harvard. Hopkins, […]

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The turkeys of Harvard

by Colleen Walsh for the Harvard Gazette
November 27, 2019

Chinese botanists hit trail with Arboretum

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
November 20, 2019

Chinese botanists hit trail with Arboretum

Holcomb Creek Falls in Chattahoochee National Forest in Rabun County, Georgia.

In a historic collaboration, The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University welcomed Chinese botanists from the North America-China Plant Exploration Consortium (NACPEC) on a joint expedition to the Appalachian Mountains to collect seed from North American plants to grow in scientific plant collections in China. Harvard Gazette»

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The marvelous maples

by Jacob Grossman, Putnam Fellow
November 17, 2019

Don’t forget about plants after the leaves fall

by Benjamin E. Goulet-Scott and Jacob S. Suissa
November 6, 2019

Arboretum shares nature learning with kids for 35 years

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
October 22, 2019

Arboretum shares nature learning with kids for 35 years

Field Study Experience visit to North Woods

Thirty-five years ago, the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University began offering free programs for elementary school students called Field Study Experiences (FSE), opening the gates of nature and science to thousands of Boston Public School (BPS) children. The initiative—launched in 1984 with a request from the Boston schools to local museums to help enhance the […]

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Walkways to biodiversity

by Jared Rubinstein, Living Collections Fellow
October 22, 2019

Absorbing nature and finding inner peace through ‘Forest Bathing’ at the Arnold Arboretum

by Chris Citorik for WBUR
October 17, 2019

Arnold Arboretum Weld Hill Solar Project feted by City, Harvard officials

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
October 9, 2019