Rutgers marine scientists Oscar Schofield and Scott Glenn, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, speak with RadioTimes host Marty Moss-Coane on WHYY Public Radio in Philadelphia. They discuss “Gliderpalooza,” a collaborative ocean survey coordinated by American and Canadian government agencies and the role the Slocum gliders play in ocean research. Listen to the broadcast.
One undergraduate student and two high school students affiliated with the lab of Tracy Anthony, associate professor in the Department of Nutritional Sciences, won prestigious research awards for their investigative and laboratory work during the summer of 2013. [Read more...]
“Hot pepper in the body invigorates the soul” is a popular adage in West Africa. Members of the Department of Plant Biology and Pathology have been evaluating peppers from different parts of the world as part of the ethnic crop research initiative started at Rutgers School of Environmental and Biological Sciences in 2001. [Read more...]
Five Rutgers students traveled to Brazil to present research at the International Symposium of Undergraduate Research during the week of October 21. The students were awarded the opportunity to travel through the different campuses of the University of Sao Paulo (USP) in an effort to bridge cultural and linguistic barriers through scientific exchange. This trip is facilitated through a longstanding exchange between Rutgers University and The University of Sao Paulo. [Read more...]
By Taylor McConnell ‘14, Natalia Santos ‘14, and Mallory Harbold ‘14
Executive Board Members, Rutgers University Veterinary Science Club
The Rutgers University Veterinary Science Club (RUVSC) hosts an annual Halloween Mixer for preveterinary students and Animal Sciences faculty in Bartlett Hall that traditionally includes food, music and department trivia. However, this year our club expanded the event by inviting members of the new Animal Science Alumni Steering Committee organized by the Department of Animal Sciences. With well-established veterinary practices, these Rutgers graduates were more than happy to share their knowledge with current animal science students during a Halloween-themed night. [Read more...]