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Sharing our work at the Colorado Native Plant Society Conference

Sept. 11, 2015

Julienne and Rob presented talks at the Annual CoNPS meeting in Golden, Colorado.

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Rolling out the red carpet

Sept. 2, 2015

Petal cell photo from the lab chosen for HHMI Image of the Week!


EAGER-NEON Grant on Community Phylogenetics

Aug. 22, 2015

Julienne and Rob were awarded an NSF grant to study community assembly at NEON sites.

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The Cestrum Club: Adventures of Cat and Kai

Aug. 11, 2015

Cat and Kai made a short video about their lab adventures this summer.

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Congrats to Jeff on his EvoDevo presentation!

Aug. 9, 2015

Jeff presented a poster about the plasticity of flavonoid production at the 2015 Pan-Am EvoDevo meeting in Berkeley.


All Botany, all the time!

July 29, 2015

Andrea and Stacey travel to Edmonton to present our work on anthocyanin evolution at Botany 2015.

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Talking Solanaceae at Evolution 2015

June 27, 2015

Julia and Stacey present research about biogeography and flower color evolution in their favorite family.


NSF-SSB Workshop in Guaruja, Brazil

June 26, 2015

Our model-based phylogenetics workshop, co-sponsored by the NSF and SSB, was a great success!

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Buzzing with summer research

June 18, 2015

The lab is bustling with new high school interns, Kathy and Jessica, and


Society for Systematic Biologists 2015!

May 20, 2015

Julienne, Dan and Stacey attend the first ever SSB standalone meeting in Ann Arbor.