August 3, 2021
Tinsley Johnson First Author of a New Study Published in "Proceedings of The Royal Society B" on Gelada Monkey Behavior
Elizabeth Tinsley Johnson is the first author of "The Goldilocks Effect: Female Geladas in Mid-sized Groups Have Higher Fitness," which examines optimal group size in a population of wild geladas.
July 14, 2021
Elena Litchman awarded the 2021 G. Evelyn Hutchinson Award. This award is presented annually to a limnologist or oceanographer who has made considerable contributions to the field.
April 14, 2021
Ingo Braasch and international research team publish in "Science" evidence of much earlier eye-brain nerve connection than previously thought.
April 7, 2021
Phoebe Zarnetske discusses paper on climate intervention published in "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States" (PNAS).
March 22, 2021
Richard Lenski, founder of the E. coli Long-Term Evolution Project, has been chosen as the recipient of the Society for the Study of Evolution's Evolution Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition of his remarkable research, outstanding mentorship, and noteworthy service to the evolution community.
October 7, 2020
Zoology major, Aalayna Green, reflects on presenting her research at the Pathways Africa Conference in Kenya in early 2020. Her research is at the intersection of women’s empowerment and conservation criminology.
June 5, 2020
Standing with the MSU Black Community. Open letter to the Department.
February 13, 2020
A study led by Elise Zipkin, featured on the cover of Science magazine, should sound alarm bells regarding the “biodiversity crisis” or the loss of wildlife around the world.
November 11, 2019
In a recent study, María Aranguren-Gassis and a team led by Elena Litchman questioned this widely held belief that evolution will rescue phytoplankton species from changes in climate.
October 28, 2019
Kay Holekamp, one of the world's leading behavioral ecologists, has been awarded the 2019 Distinguished Animal Behaviorist Award from the Animal Behavior Society, in recognition of her outstanding career in animal behavior.
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