Blog Author : agao

  • A Photo Finish
    Hi everyone! Welcome to my fifth and final blog post. Please enjoy these pictures that were taken throughout my time here.
  • It Happens
    Hi again! In this blog, I talk about the trials and tribulations I have faced during the data collection process.
  • Working Towards a Fitbit for Trees
    Hi again! I'm currently in the process of collecting samples and running experiments, but I took a break to talk about plant pathology and the role it plays in my project.
  • Going through the Alphabet
    My research project has undergone major changes in the past two weeks, and I have learned a lot about trees and about research in general. In this blog, I talk about what the process of establishing a research question has taught me.
  • From Fish to Trees
    Hi everyone! My name is Alyssa Gao, and I am one of the Undergraduate Research Fellows working for the Morton Arboretum’s Center for Tree Science this summer. For this post, I wanted to provide a bit of background on who I am and how I got here!