Graduate student Heather-Rose Kates’ research, funded by a USDA grant she received, has been featured in an article and video produced by Voice of America:
Patterns of chromosomal variation in natural populations of the neoallotetraploid Tragopogon mirus (Asteraceae)December 12th, 2014
Chester, M., R. K. Riley, P. S. Soltis, and D. E. Soltis. 2014. Patterns of chromosomal variation in natural populations of the neoallotetraploid Tragopogon mirus (Asteraceae). Heredity, doi: 10.1038/hdy.2014.101. [Link to article on publisher’s site] (more…)
The polyploidy revolution then…and now: Stebbins revisited., by Soltis, Visger, and Soltis — American Journal of Botany, 2014 (DOI: 10.3410/f.722765935.793500872), has been recommended in F1000Prime as being of special significance in its field by F1000.
Congratulations to Nicolas Garcia on being named an Outstanding International Student in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences for 2014! Way to go, Nicolas!
Previous recipients of this prestigious award include lab members Claudia Segovia-Salcedo and Monica Arakaki.