Meet a Scientist: Jonathan Mahoney

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
December 16, 2017

Meet a Scientist: Jonathan Mahoney

Jonathan Mahoney Deland Award

Jonathan Mahoney is a Visiting Research Fellow at the Arnold Arboretum and a recipient of the Deland Award for Student Research. Learn more about his work breeding the next generation of antioxidant-rich fruits in this interview for ARBlog.   What are you studying at the Arnold Arboretum? I’m studying applied plant breeding of Aronia (chokeberry), whose fruits are […]

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Cutting Edge Research in the Living Collections

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
October 3, 2017

Cutting Edge Research in the Living Collections

The Arnold Arboretum’s Living Collections are a world-wide resource for investigations across the spectrum of botanical, environmental and horticultural sciences. The opening of state-of-the-art research facilities at Weld Hill in 2011 greatly expanded the Arboretum’s capacity for conducting and promoting research by Harvard faculty, Arboretum associates, and guest researchers from around the world. Merit-based awards and fellowships help undergraduates, […]

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Arnold Arboretum Announces 2017 Fellowships and Awards Recipients

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
March 31, 2017

Arnold Arboretum Announces 2017 Fellowships and Awards Recipients

Each year, the Arnold Arboretum selects a number of exciting independent research projects to support through its diverse array of endowed fellowship and award funds. The 2017 Fellows and Awardees are students, post-doctoral researchers, and biological and horticultural science professionals whose studies will utilize Arboretum plants, records, herbaria, library collections, or expertise.

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Arboretum announces research award recipients

by Jon Hetman, Director of External Relations & Communications
March 14, 2012

Arboretum announces research award recipients

Berberis gilgiana

The Arnold Arboretum is pleased to announce that it has granted several research awards to support studies that utilize the institution’s collections of living plants, herbarium specimens, and extensive library and archival resources. The Deland Award for Student Research was presented to Laura Lagomarsino, a PhD student in the Davis Lab in the Department of […]

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