Risks of false spring

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
April 18, 2019

Robin Hopkins receives NSF grant to study speciation

by Deborah Blackwell, Marketing & Communications Specialist
April 15, 2019

Robin Hopkins receives NSF grant to study speciation

Robin Hopkins

Plants fuel Earth’s biodiversity, connecting humans to all parts of the biological world around them. Giving scientists and non-scientists access to accurate knowledge about the evolutionary forces that generate species is the motivating force behind the work of Robin Hopkins, Assistant Professor of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology at Harvard and Faculty Fellow at the Arnold […]

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Franchesco Molina earns his doctorate

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
April 1, 2019

Experimental design recommendations

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
February 1, 2019

Complex responses to phenological cues

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
August 1, 2018

Complex responses to phenological cues

Understanding the role of different cues, like temperature and chilling, is important to predict how plant phenology, or the timing of life cycle events, will respond to climate change. Published in New Phytologist, Dan Flynn and Elizabeth (Lizzie) Wolkovich manipulated various cues using a growth chamber to understand this complex process. Abstract»

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Diversity in wind-pollinated plants

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
June 28, 2018

Diversity in wind-pollinated plants

Juan Losada

While diversity in flower structure, color, and morphology has been studied extensively in animal-pollinated plants , much less is understood about why wind-pollinated plants also exhibit diversity in reproductive structures. Published in Annals of Botany, Juan Losada, Fellow of the Arnold Arboretum, and Andrew Leslie, Assistant Professor at Brown University examined this diversity in conifers. Abstract»

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Marjorie Lundgren awarded grant

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
May 25, 2018

Marjorie Lundgren awarded grant

Marjorie Lundgren

Dr. Marjorie Lundgren, a postdoctorate research associate at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and visiting fellow of the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, won a British Ecological Society Small Research Grant of £4875 (about $6,525) for her project “Manipulating source-sink relationships to understand perenniality” in Brachypodium grasses, in collaboration with Professors David Des Marais of MIT and Barry Logan of Bowdoin College. Congratulations Marjorie!

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Robin Hopkins receives teaching award

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
May 23, 2018

Reinforcement in Phlox

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
May 20, 2018

Ben Goulet receives award

by Faye Rosin, Director of Research Facilitation
May 1, 2018