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Environmental impacts of illegal drugs in Mongabay

Mongabay’s Sean Mowbray has generated a wide-ranging review of environmental impacts of coca at every stage of the illegal drug market and its response. The review highlights deforestation dynamics from production and trafficking, including quotes from Liliana!

William Thomas wins a EECG award from the American Genetic Association

William Thomas won the American Genetic Association’s Evolutionary, Ecological, or Conservation Genomics Research Award! Bill joins lab alumni Marisa Lim and Elise Lauterbur in receiving this distinction. The award will enable Bill to parse the relative importance of demography and selection as processes that shape genetic diversity in the Eurasian common shrew!

William Thomas wins the Society for Systematic Biologists GSRA

William Thomas won the Society for Systematic Biologists' Graduate Student Research Award! The award will help William generate population genetic/epigenetic data for discovering shrew wintering adaptations!

National Geographic features research partnership

Eleanor Cummins featured lab & life partnership as well as new research in National Geographic.