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Science in Progress

Dec 6, 2018

On today's podcast I chat with Alejandra Echeverri who is a Phd candidate at the University of British Columbia and environmental consultant.  Ale describes environmental consulting work and tells us about some of her past and current projects.  She describes ways to get involved in consulting as a way to engage with...


Nov 13, 2018

Anna's a PhD student at University of Connecticut.  She studies bat viruses which is super fascinating!  We talk a little about Anna's research, but in this discussion we focus on our strategies coping when things don't go as we envisioned in research or our overall grad school plans.

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Oct 30, 2018

So excited to be joined by Laura Abondano on this episode.  Laura and I started chatting about recording this show about a year ago.  I found Laura's work on the website 500 women scientists.  She studies woolly monkey reproductive behaviors and paternity patterns.  We hear all about Laura's research and what it's like...


Oct 10, 2018

In this episode, I have a fun conversation with Dave Thomas from University of Oklahoma.  We walk about Dave's research in plant biology and biofuels.  We also hear about his strategies for using carnivorous plants to teach plant bio at his home institution!


Sep 22, 2018

In this episode I chat with Abbie Kropf a 2nd year PhD student at Iowa State University.  Abbie is in the department of entomology at Iowa State.  In this episode, we talk about how Abbie started in her Masters research in Costa Rica.  She spend multiple seasons in Costa Rica studying forest fragmentation with Dr. Mike...