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September 4, 2020

The first virtual internship offered by the Triplehorn Insect Collection this summer was featured prominently in a news story on Elon University's website. 

"Virtual internship affirms for…

April 27, 2020

EEOB Professor and Associate Dean of Undergraduate Education, Meg Daly, is a 2020 recipient of the Distinguished Faculty Service Award. Faculty members are recognized for contributions to the…

April 26, 2020
Origin and evolution of the symbiosis between sea anemones (Cnidaria, Anthozoa, Actiniaria) and hermit crabs, with additional notes on anemone-gastropod associationsC. Gusmão, Vanessa Van Deusen,…
April 15, 2020

The Graduate Evolution and Ecology Students Organization (GEES) is working with the Museum of Biological Diversity (MBD) to launch a series of Facebook live events featuring grad students doing Q…

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Curator Emerita of Borror Laboratory of Bioacoustics