Department News

2019-08-16

UCLA Congo Basin Institute receives $1 million from Pritzker Family Foundation

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2019-08-12

EEB Professor Noa Pinter-Wollman awarded 2019 Outstanding New Investigator Award by the Animal Behavior Society

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2019-07-30

EEB Professors Brad Shaffer, Victoria Sork, and Bob Wayne lead $10 million California Conservation Project

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2019-07-09

EEB Graduate Students, Aji Anggoro and Benjamin Ha receive UCLA Fellowships

Congratulations to PhD candidate, Aji Anggoro (Barber lab) for being awarded the 2019-20 Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association Int'l Scholarship. This award is only granted to 2 UCLA international graduate students annually.

Congratulations to PhD student, Benjamin Ha (Jacobs lab) for being awarded the 2019 UCLA Affiliates Scholarship. Affiliates Scholarships are awarded to promising UCLA graduate students who are involved with campus and community activities and have career and research goals.



2019-06-24

Postdoctoral Fellow Deborah Bird featured on "The Science Times"

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2019-06-24

Professor Paul Barber, Doctoral Candidate Zack Gold , and Postdoctoral Researcher Emily Curd Featured in UCLA Newsroom

For full article, please visit UCLA Newsroom-"New environmental DNA Program makes conservation research faster, more efficient".



2019-06-24

Professor Bob Wayne and Graduate Student, Annabel Beichman featured in UCLA Newsroom

For full article, please visit UCLA Newsroom "Sea Otters have low genetic diversity like endangered species, biologists report".



2019-06-18

Professor Tom Smith and the Ebony Project featured in National Geographic

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2019-06-12

Watcharapong Hongjamrassilp (WiN) from the Blumsteins lab Receives Several poster presentation awards

Watcharapong Hongjamrassilp (WiN) from the Blumstein’s lab Receives 1st place for his poster presentation award from the International Conference on Biodiversity (IBD2019) organized in Bangkok, Thailand (May 22-24, 2019).

He also has been awarded the 1st runner up poster presentation award from the Crustacean Society Mid-year meeting 2019 held in Hong Kong, China (May 26-30, 2019).



2019-06-11

Professor Paul Barber Awarded the UCLA Gold Shield Faculty Prize 2019

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