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Our neighbor up the road added an accessory, and lab members are also contributing to team productivity!
June 15, 2014

The lab has been productive recently. The hard work is paying off with a good number of papers emerging from the lab; a few recent ones are listed below. Even more impressive, recent PhD graduate Eric recently introduced us to his new daughter, Charlotte; she is beautiful!

Bumble bees foraging on a favorite plant species, Senna hebecarpa
August 22, 2013

Anthony provides an update on his recent happenings

Lacy after a hard and wet morning of sentinel prey
August 19, 2013

Lacy reflects on a summer of good fun

Some of Rosie's research subjects
August 6, 2013

Rosie's research experience has faced some challenges this summer, and she is better for it.

Emily and Katie enjoying their sentinel prey
August 4, 2013

How working in the Tooker Lab has shaped me as a student, scientist, and person.

A healthy Eupatorium perfoliatum plant (left) and a plant suffering severe injury from a sub-lethal dose of dicamba (right; note the stem curling on the injured plant).
July 30, 2013

Eric briefly describes some of his work this summer

Emily's potatoes
July 23, 2013

Undergraduate Emily is actually using what she is learning from working in the lab!

Bee foraging garden inside the Grozinger Lab's hoop house.
July 13, 2013

Sometimes we have no choice but to accept year-to-year variation

Drought of course has a strong influence on plant productivity!
July 7, 2013

Ian has been spending time in the greenhouse rather than the field for better or worse

Maggie or monarch?
July 7, 2013

Bug Camp provides a nice break from the daily slog (or slug).

June 19, 2013

'Tis the season to study goldenrod-insect interactions.

Katie found a little friend!
June 14, 2013

The curiosity of our group of undergraduate assistants is catching...

Lacy and her sacrificial waxworms
June 5, 2013

Undergraduate assistant Lacy Heberlig shares some insight on some of the things she has learned in her first few weeks with us.

Fluorescent aphids
May 27, 2013

Undergraduate assistant Tori Stipcak recaps her week (23 May 2013)