Department News

07/27/2016

Professor Robert Wayne, EEB Graduate Student, Jacqueline Robinson, and former EEB Graduate Student, Bridgett vonHoldt featured in the UCLA Newsroom

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07/21/2016

Professors Pamela Yeh and Van Savage featured in the UCLA Newsroom

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07/20/2016

Professor Don Buth Receives the 2016 Meritorious Teaching Award in Ichthyology

Professor Don Buth receives the 2016 Meritorious Teaching Award in Ichthyology that is sponsored by the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, and the American Elasmobranch Society. The Department of EEB is the only department in the country with faculty who have received national-level teaching awards in both ichthyology and herpetology (Professor Brad Shaffer in 2015).



07/14/2016

Associate Adjunct Professor, Seth Riley, Featured on the UCLA Newsroom

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06/24/2016

Professor Michael Alfaro and Graduate Student, Jonathan Chang, featured in UCLA Newsroom

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06/17/2016

Professor Thomas B. Smith featured in New Scientist

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06/16/2016

Professor Blaire Van Valkenburgh appointed inaugural Donald R. Dickey Chair in Vertebrate Biology

Professor Blaire Van Valkenburgh appointed inaugural Donald R. Dickey Chair in Vertebrate Biology. For more information, please visit UCLA Newsroom.



06/06/2016

EEB Major Jimmy Zheng named as one of the 2016 Charles E. Young Humanitarian Awardees

Jimmy Zheng, a fourth-year biology student, was recognized for creating Street Outreach, an extension of UCLA’s Mobile Clinic Project that has operated weekly in the area of Sycamore Avenue and Romaine Street in West Hollywood for the past 16 years.

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06/03/2016

Graduate student Brenton Spies and advisor David Jacobs aid in recovery efforts of the Southern Tidewater Goby, a critically endangered California coastal endemic fish

Graduate student Brenton Spies and advisor David Jacobs aid in recovery efforts of the Southern Tidewater Goby, a critically endangered California coastal endemic fish.

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06/03/2016

EEB awarded five dissertation year fellowships

EEB has been awarded 5 Dissertation Year Fellowships to Sarah Joy Bittick, Janet Buckner, Mairin Balisi, Caitlin Brown, and Grace John!