Nov 13, 2018
Creating Molecular Tools To Impact Plant Growth
NSF CAREER award winner Anna Stepanova is creating molecular tools to turn certain plant genes on and off at will. She also plans to create a new biotechnology class and start an outreach effort for high school students and their science teachers.
Sep 21, 2018
Bob Franks Appointed Head of Plant and Microbial Biology
Dean Richard Linton has announced a new department head for Plant and Microbial Biology: Robert Franks.
Sep 18, 2018
CALS Celebrates Outstanding Alumni
One of our very own professors in the department was recently awarded the 2018 CALS Outstanding Alumni Award. Congratulations Dr. Chad Jordan on your accomplishment!
Aug 30, 2018
Envisioning Research Winners Capture Insights Into the World Around Us
Congratulations to Dr. Anna Stepanova on winning first place in the microscopy division for your "Arabidopsis Seed" image and Collin Keenan for winning first place in the video division for his entry “3D Scanned Botanicals as Explored in VR.”