13 undergraduates awarded GCC research grants for 2019
This year’s research grant funds total $11,500, spanning 11 projects across 6 departments. Students will present their research findings as a poster at either the VT Experiential Learning Conference or the VT Summer Undergraduate Research Symposium..
Researchers test a new environmental quality sensing system
VT NEWS Several GCC Faculty are part of team testing an integrated environmental quality sensing system, called Envōk. The user-deployed network composed of wireless microprocessing nodes that are capable of connecting to a wide range of...
GCC & IGC Featured in December edition of the Fralin Explorer Magazine
Invasive Species! How the Barney Lab is assessing and reducing the risk of biological invader, including the research of IGC Fellows Becky Fletcher and Vasiliy Lakoba
Epic Adventure in Ecuador: stories and photos from the undergrads of the 2018 Tropical Biology & Conservation course co-taught by Drs. Moore and Hopkins
FACULTY & FELLOW SPOTLIGHT
Josef Uyeda - Biological Sciences
Dr. Uyeda's research program focuses on understanding the drivers of long-term evolutionary change and how these are connected to the ecological, environmental and genetic drivers that we study in contemporary populations.
Ariel Heminger - School of Plant and Environmental Sciences
In Spring 2017, Ariel joined as a Ph.D. student in Dr. David Haak 's lab. Ariel studies the relationships between plants, insects, and microbes. She is interested in understanding how biotic and abiotic factors can impact this relationship and...